101 Things You Didn't Know about Irish History: The People, Places, Culture, and Tradition of the Emerald Isle

101 Things You Didn't Know about Irish History: The People, Places, Culture, and Tradition of the Emerald Isle

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by Ryan Hackney, Amy Hackney Blackwell
     
 

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Forget about shamrocks, leprechauns, and all that blarney, 101 Things You Didn't Know About Irish History dispels the myths and tells the true stories of the Irish. Inside, you'll learn about about:

  • Lives of the ancient Celts until the British invasions
  • Famous Irish including Michael Collins, Charles Parnell-and Bono!
  • The Potato Famine and
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Overview

Forget about shamrocks, leprechauns, and all that blarney, 101 Things You Didn't Know About Irish History dispels the myths and tells the true stories of the Irish. Inside, you'll learn about about:

  • Lives of the ancient Celts until the British invasions
  • Famous Irish including Michael Collins, Charles Parnell-and Bono!
  • The Potato Famine and Immigration (were there really gangs of New York?)
  • Irish music and dance
  • Folklore, faeries, and leprechauns
Complete with a Irish language primer and pronunciation guide, 101 Things You Didn't Know About Irish History is an informative reference for anyone who loves the Irish!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440517181
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
12/14/2006
Series:
101 Things
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
531,858
File size:
1 MB

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