This modern classic of Irish history is an accomplished and readable synthesis. Subjects covered include the early 'communism' of the Celtic clans ; the role of the Church; the Irish aristocracy and their handover to Henry II; Wolfe Tone’s rising and O’Connell’s betrayal.
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Peter Berresford Ellis has written over thirty books of history and biography, including The Scottish Insurrection of 1820 (Gollancz/Pluto Press) and A Dictionary of Irish Mythology. He is also the editor of James Connolly: Selected Writings (Penguin/Pluto Press) and the author of the bestselling novel The Rising of the Moon. He lives in North London.Review:
'The curious but tangled relationship ... between labour and nationalism in Ireland has never been more clearly exposed.' --Times Educational Supplement ‘[A]ccessible and immensely readable ... with great relevance and poignancy.’ --Irish Studies Review
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR008742452
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd, 1972. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP95455314
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Bookseller Inventory # 2592747836
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Like New. Very light use, FINE or better, very minor shelf wear. For non-UK markets items of 1.5 kg or more may require an additional shipping charge. 1972 1st ed. Near mint copy and dust wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # HBS-00272327-B
Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd, 1972. Book Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust Jacket in good condition. , 650grams, ISBN:0575006269. Bookseller Inventory # 6967841
Book Description Gollancz, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. The jacket is marked and lightly edgeworn.some ownership plates, mild tanning.well bound.[J.K]. Bookseller Inventory # wt13
Book Description Gollancz, 1972. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 352 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 102371
Book Description Gollancz, 1972. 1st edition and a VG+ book in VG+ dw. No marks and not price clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 39423
Book Description Victor Gollancz, London, 1972. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Clean unmarked copy in like d/w Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 28556
Book Description Gollancz, London, 1972. Hard Cover. Book Condition: ACCEPTABLE. HARDBACK. Clean & tight. NAME ON ENDPAPER. CORNER OF REAR BOARD IS MISSING. TEXT IS COMPLETE AND IS WITHOUT ANNOTATION. Sent FIRST CLASS NEXT WORKING DAY OR SOONER securely boxed in cardboard. ref Heg155. Bookseller Inventory # 014529