The story of the Irish race: a popular history of Ireland

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Devin-Adair, Mar 24, 1990 - History - 737 pages
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Here is the whole saga of the Irish from earliest times to the present. Learn about Irish history, culture, religion, laws, arts, antiquities, folklore, trade, literature, heroes, and more. Although a work of sound scholarship, it is as easy to read as a superb novel.

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User Review  - pjsullivan - LibraryThing

Irish history emerges from misty legends. This book sifts for facts among the fables. Invaders and powerful kings make up much of the early narrative, as it was they who left historical footprints ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kirconnell - LibraryThing

This book is finally finished. The author lamented in the prologue that many people knew little about Irish history. His worries are over. Anyone who completes this book will know everything there is ... Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER PAGE I Early Colonisations
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The Tuatha De Danann
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The Milesians
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