Irish History For Dummies
A rip-roaring ride through the history of the Emerald Isle
Ireland’s story is an amazingly dramatic and intense one – and today the influence of Irish culture can be felt around the globe. This book helps you find out why, taking you on a rollercoaster journey through the highs and lows of Ireland’s past including invasions, battles, executions, religious divide, uprisings, emigration – and Riverdance!
Mike Cronin is a lecturer at the Centre for Irish Programmes, Boston College, Dublin. He has written 5 books on Irish history.
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Ghastly mash up of anecdotal history, April 28, 2010 By Amy E. Henry (Nipomo, CA United States) - See all my reviews This review is from: Irish History For Dummies (Paperback) This was a subtext used ... Read full review
Religious Wars and Family Feuds The Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
Catholic and Protestant The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
The Fight over Home Rule
Divided in Two Life from the 1880s
The Pm of Tens