History Of Ireland from Elk Creek Heritage Books

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Irish American Chronicle

by Thomas Fleming: Consultant; Terry Golway: Essayist; Maureen O'Hara: Foreword; Peter Quinn: Preface

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781412715362
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$25.00

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Publications International, Ltd., 2009. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition per complete number line including the number one. Large format hard cover in fine condition with pictorial boards that mirror the dust jacket in all respects : photos, lettering, color. Text block clean & tight; no markings, no writing noted. Dust jacket in fine condition; no price… Read more
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Sun Dancing: A Vision of Medieval Ireland

by Moorhouse, Geoffrey

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780151002771
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$25.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1997. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 1st Printing Stated First Edition with letters ABCDE. Hard cover in fine condition with dark yellow boards and gold gilt spine lettering. Matching dark yellow end papers. Text block clean & tight; no writing, no markings noted. Dust jacket in likewise fine condition; not price clipped.… Read more
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McCarthy's Bar : A Journey of Discovery in Ireland (A Lir Book)

by McCarthy, Pete

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
2000
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780340766057
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$7.00

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Hodder & Stoughton, 2000. Soft cover. Good. From the book, ""Never Pass a Bar That Has Your Name On It,"" says the eighth rule of travel, a very rewarding rule if your name is McCarthy and you're wandering through the west of Ireland. As he meanders from Cork to Donegal, Pete encounters many McCarthy's bars in which… Read more
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Irish Glass : The Age of Exuberance

by Warren, Phelps

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780571093571
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$35.00

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London: Faber & Faber Ltd, 1970. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Stated ""First Published in 1970"" with no additional printings noted. Hard cover in very good condition with teal cloth boards showing light aging, title in blue panel on spine with gold gilt lettering. Text block clean & tight with no writing or markings to… Read more
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Northern Ireland: Political Economy of Conflict (Aspects of Political Economy)

by Rowthorn, Bob ; Naomi Wayne

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780745605364
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$25.00

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Polity Press, 1988. Soft cover. Very Good. From the book, ""In this new book Bob Rowthorn and Naomi Wayne provide a clear and incisive analysis of the politics and economy of Northern Ireland, from partition to the present day. They outline the options for the future of the province and argue for the withdrawal of British troops… Read more
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Anchor Books, 1995. Soft cover. Very Good. From the book, ""A shamelessly engaging, effortlessly scholarly, utterly refreshing history of the origins of the Irish soul and its huge contribution to Western culture."" Soft cover in very good condition. Text block clean and tight. Book has some light age toning to edges. No markings noted. Pictorial wraps.
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Heritage of Ireland

by de Breffny, Brian

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780517538098
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$12.00

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NY: Bounty Books, 1980. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. From the book, ""Brian de Breffny traces those turbulent years, covering the island's geological origins and earliest known settlers, the Norman invasions, Cromwell's conquest, the rise to Nationalism, emigration to America, Sinn Fein, and modern industrial Ireland and her place in Europe. The author's knowledge of the changing… Read more
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Terror in Ireland: The Heritage of Hate

by O'Balance, Edgar

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780891411000
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$8.00

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Presidio Press, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. From the book, ""The complete account, in chronological detail, has never before been told. Exciting, newsworthy, and informative, this is possibly Edgar O'Ballance's most important book to date. With the rock-throwing and the explosions, the barricades and the shootings, the lilt of Ireland still comes across. The final chapter presents a… Read more
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Malachy McCourt's History of Ireland

by McCourt, Malachy

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781606710371
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$8.00

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MJF Books, 2004. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. From the book, ""McCourt's 'History of Ireland' is a rollicking journey through the highs and lows of Ireland's past. It chronicles the invasions, battles, and uprisings of Irish History, as well as the ascendance of Irish culture--the wondrous art, music, and literature whose influence can today be felt around the… Read more
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Ireland's Women - Writings Past and Present

by Donovan, Katie ; A. Norman Jeffares, and Brendan Kennelly

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780393313604
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$8.00

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NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1995. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. From the book, ""Modern Irish women are outspoken on the issues that rouse their passion--love and sex, marriage and divorce, abortion and adoption. In this they revert to earlier times, earlier ways, though there have always been rebels against whatever was the contemporary conformity. This… Read more
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Real Ireland : People and Landscape : Photographs

by Kennelly, Brendan

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780881620535
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Ireland: The Appletree Press Ltd., 1984. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Liam Blake. From the book, ""This is Liam Bkake's first collection of photographs of Ireland, bolder and brighter than might be expected but also infinitely more subtle and complex than the usual photo-cliches."" Hard cover in very good condition. Text block clean and tight. Book… Read more
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The Story of the Irish Race - Revised Edition

by MacManus, Seumas

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780517064085
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$12.00

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Old Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S.A.: The Devin-Adair Company, 1979. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. From the book, ""In ""The Story Of the Irish Race,"" Seumas MacManus presents the whole saga of the Irish from the earliest times to our own. It is at once a work of sound scholarship and as easy to read as a superb novel, for… Read more
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The Man Who Made Ireland: the Life and Death of Michael Collins

by Coogan, Tim Pat

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781879373716
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$7.00

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Niwot, CO: Robert Rinehart Publishers, 1992. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. From the book, ""Thanks to The Man Who Made Ireland, readers here can get the full story of this good-humored patriot, a heroic account. Superb.this will be a hard Life to beat."" Soft cover in very good condition. Text block clean and tight. There… Read more
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The Day Michael Collins was Shot

by Ryan, Meda

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1989
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Very Good
ISBN
9781853717383
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$6.00

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Dublin, Ireland: Poolbeg Press, Ltd., 1989. Soft cover. Very Good. From the book, ""Michael Collins was shot dead in an ambush at Beal na mBlath, Co. Cork, on 22 August 1922. The manner of his death and the identity of his killer have been the source of intense speculation and controversy ever since. In this book Meda… Read more
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The Uncivil Wars: Ireland Today

by O'Malley, Padraig

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780856403019
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Dundonald, Belfast: The Blackstaff Press Limited, 1983. Soft cover. Good. Soft cover in good condition. Text block clean and tight. Inscription from former owner inside front cover. No other markings noted. * From the book, ""A compassionate and painstaking survey of every aspect of the constitutional argument, and in its exploration of the policies and thinking process… Read more
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A Concise History of Ireland

by O'Brien, Maire; O'Brien, Conor Cruise

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Elk Creek Heritage Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780500450116
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$7.00

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London, UK: Thames and Hudson, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Stated Second Edition (revised) 1973. Contains 174 illustrations. Hard cover in very good condition with green boards containing gilt fish design on front and gilt spine lettering. Test block clean & tight with no markings noted. DJ crisp with hint of age toning and some shelf wear. Edge… Read more
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