The Dublin Docker: Working Lives of Dublin's Deep-Sea Port

The Dublin Docker: Working Lives of Dublin's Deep-Sea Port

by Aileen O'Carroll, Don Bennett

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ISBN-13: 9781911024842
Publisher: Irish Academic Press
Publication date: 11/13/2017
Pages: 294
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vi

Introduction 2

1 The Buttonmen and the Read 12

2 Blue Brimstone, the Twelve-Man Reel and the Singer-Out 40

3 The Port, Hobblers and the Culls of Ringsend 76

4 God Didn't Make Half-Days 110

5 The Home Front 148

6 The Legendary Dublin Docker 188

7 The Essence of a Tradition 220

Afterword: No More on the Dockside 230

Appendices 238

Endnotes 245

Index 270

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