A New History of Ireland: Prehistoric and Early Ireland Volume I

A New History of Ireland: Prehistoric and Early Ireland Volume I

by Daibhi O Croinin, Art Cosgrove, F. J. Byrne, F. X. Martin, T. W. Moody
     
 

In this first volume of the Royal Irish Academy's multi-volume A New History of Ireland a wide range of national and international scholars, in every field of study, have produced studies of the archaeology, art, culture, geography, geology, history, language, law, literature, music, and related topics that include surveys of all previous scholarship combined with

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In this first volume of the Royal Irish Academy's multi-volume A New History of Ireland a wide range of national and international scholars, in every field of study, have produced studies of the archaeology, art, culture, geography, geology, history, language, law, literature, music, and related topics that include surveys of all previous scholarship combined with the latest research findings, to offer readers the first truly comprehensive and authoritative account of Irish history from the dawn of time down to the coming of the Normans in 1169. Included in the volume is a comprehensive bibliography of all the themes discussed in the narrative, together with copious illustrations and maps, and a thorough index.

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From the Publisher
"Prehistoric and Early Ireland will take its place as a standard reference for new scholars, instructors, and better university studentsthis is an impressive work of collaborative scholarship."—John Cramsie, History: Reviews of New Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198217374
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/15/2005
Series:
New History of Ireland Series
Pages:
1302
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.60(h) x 2.90(d)

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National University of Ireland, Galway

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