Edmund Curtis's remarkable survey of Ireland, from its earliest
origins to the twentieth century, is a classic introduction to
Ireland's fascinating history. Reaching from St Patrick's Mission
in 432 to the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1922, this authoritative text
explores the formative events of Ireland's past and encompasses the
Norman invasion, Gaelic recovery, Cromwell's Settlement, the Act of
Union, and the Great Famine.
Lucid and scholarly, this all-embracing account unfolds the
events of Ireland's history and the story of its people, through an
examination of their political, religious, social, economic and
cultural past. Ireland's unique history is revealed here through
the 'moving forces, the deciding facts, and the men who
Featuring a chronology of key dates in Irish history and a
guideline to the pronunciation of Irish names, this celebrated
narrative now includes a new introduction by Sean Duffy.
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