Ireland in Brick and Stone: The Island's History in its Buildings

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This book takes 50 buildings and other man-made constructions from different parts of Ireland and uses them to illustrate the history of the island over 1500 years.

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Overview

This book takes 50 buildings and other man-made constructions from different parts of Ireland and uses them to illustrate the history of the island over 1500 years.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780717153602
  • Publisher: Gill & MacMillan, Limited
  • Publication date: 9/21/2012
  • Pages: 210
  • Product dimensions: 6.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction vii

1 Slane Friary 1

2 Gallarus 4

3 Clonmacnoise 7

4 Reginald's Tower 10

5 Cashel 13

6 Clonfert Cathedral 17

7 Christ Church Cathedral 21

8 Carrickfergus 24

9 Mellifont 27

10 Dunluce Castle 30

11 Rockfleet Castle 34

12 Black Tom Butler's House 38

13 The Walls of Derry 42

14 St Mary's Collegiate Church, Youghal 46

15 Millmount, Drogheda 50

16 Royal Hospital 54

17 The Gardiner Estate 57

18 Printing House, TCD 61

19 Newtown Pery 65

20 Castletown Folly 68

21 Enclosure 72

22 Catholic Cathedral, Waterford 76

23 Great South Wall 80

24 White Linen Hall, Belfast 84

25 Market House, Gorey 88

26 Glasnevin Cemetery 92

27 Newtownbarry 96

28 Moira Railway Station 99

29 English Market, Cork 103

30 Workhouse 106

31 St Enoch's, Belfast 110

32 Avondale 114

33 Robinson & Cleaver 118

34 Red Brick 121

35 Pearse's Cottage 125

36 Mechanics' Institute 128

37 Market Square, Thurles 132

38 Dublin Tenements 136

39 Marian Shrine, Liberties 1929 140

40 Stormont 143

41 Semple Stadium 147

42 Strong Farmers House 151

43 The Cove of Cork 155

44 Busáras 159

45 Blasket Centre, Dunquin 162

46 Knock Airport 166

47 European Union House, Dublin 170

48 Drumcree Church 174

49 Waterfront Hall, Belfast 178

50 St Luke's, Dublin 9 182

Bibliographical Essay 187

Index 195

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