by Micheal O Dubhshlaine



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780863224126
Publisher: Brandon Books
Publication date: 07/20/2010
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface: Fothram Fothraigh vii

Introduction: A Day on the Inis 9

Chapter I The Devil's Tail 13

Chapter II Place Names 20

Chapter III "There Lie Buried Holy Men" 31

Chapter IV Early Recorded History 43

Chapter V The Guiheens 51

Chapter VI Muiris Mór Ó Dálaigh 59

Chapter VII The Trip to Dingle 75

Chapter VIII Tomás and the Two Cáits 86

Chapter IX Inis Life 96

Chapter X We Live in Each Other's Shadows 106

Chapter XI Farewell to the Inis 122

Chapter XII Paddy na hInise 126

Chapter XIII Ghost Stories and Fairy Music 143

Chapter XIV Occasional Visitors 155

Chapter XV B.V.138 162

Chapter XVI Other Visitors 171

Chapter XVII New Islanders 180

Chapter XVIII Many Memories 196

Chapter XIX Bird Life, Seals and Flora 201

Chapter XX The Inis Red Deer 218

Chapter XXI The White-Tailed Eagle 226

Chapter XXII Inis na Bró 231

Chapter XXIII Old Graffiti 234

Appendix I 238

Appendix II 240

Appendix III 244

Appendix IV 245

Appendix V 253

Sources and Booklist 259

Acknowledgements 264

Notes 266

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