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Widening Gulf: Northern Atti...Dennis Kennedy

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The Widening Gulf, Blackstaff Press. 1988. Based on academic research done in Dublin in the early 1980s – leading to the award of a PhD by Trinity College in 1985 – this book was widely praised as an original and significant contribution to… more

Widening Gulf: Northern Attitudes to the Independent Irish State, 1919-49
Dennis Kennedy

As Good As I Got: Rememberin...Maureen Lafferty

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The cover states: ‘ “Those were amongst the happiest days of our childhood. We were in a different world, a world where life moved at a slower pace, where the worries of today had not even been imagined. I was sad to leave what I considered… more

As Good As I Got: Remembering a Post War Irish Childhood
Maureen Lafferty
Backchat Publishing Ltd. , English

The Northern Ireland Conflic...John McGarry, Brendan O'Leary

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This book collects some of the major essays by two of the leading authorities on the Northern Ireland conflict. It is unified by the theory of consociation, one of the most influential theories in the regulation of conflicts. The authors… more

The Northern Ireland Conflict: Consociational Engagements
John McGarry, Brendan O’Leary
Oxford University Press, USA , English

Voices from the Grave: Two M...Ed Moloney

Ed Moloney’s A Secret History of the IRA is the best-informed account yet written of the IRA’s evolution from ruthless guerrilla army into governmental party, ruling Northern Ireland alongside its most intransigent former enemies.But reconc… more

Voices from the Grave: Two Men’s War in Ireland
Ed Moloney
Faber and Faber Ltd , English

Decoding the IRA: A Groundbr...Tom Mahon, James J. Gillogly

Decoding the IRA: the true story of the Irish Republican Army’s international network of violence and espionageFrom espionage in America, to plotting a poison gas attack on Dublin - this “fascinating” history of the IRA is based on the brea… more

Decoding the IRA: A Groundbreaking History
Tom Mahon, James J. Gillogly
Mercier Press , English

Sweden: An Illustrated Histo...Martina Sprague

The history of Sweden is the history of the new Europe. Martina Sprague gives us the insider’s Sweden, from the Ice Age to the modern socialist state. This short history is ideal for travelers, students, and anyone who wants to more about t… more

Sweden: An Illustrated History (Illustrated Histories (Hippocrene))
Martina Sprague
Hippocrene Books , English

Ireland In The 20th CenturyTim Pat Coogan

Ireland’s bestselling popular historian tells the story of contemporary Ireland - controversial, authoritative and highly readable. Tim Pat Coogan’s biographies of Michael Collins and DeValera and his studies of the IRA, the Troubles and th… more

Ireland In The 20th Century
Tim Pat Coogan
Cornerstone Digital , English

The Vikings in HistoryF.Donald Logan

In the second edition of this lovely and comprehensive book, F. Donald Logan examines the role of the Vikings in European history. Drawing upon archaeological, literary, and historical evidence, Donald Logan describes the Viking expeditions… more

The Vikings in History
F.Donald Logan
Taylor & Francis , English

When Peace Fails: Lessons fr...Thomas G. Mitchell

In a world torn by political strife, mediation and conflict resolution offer hope for global stability. This timely book examines the peace processes in Northern Ireland, where a peace negotiation has been enacted, and the Middle East, a re… more

When Peace Fails: Lessons from Belfast for the Middle East
Thomas G. Mitchell
McFarland , English

Ireland in Conflict 1922-199...T.G. Fraser

This book sets out the main political, economic and social developments in Ireland since the 1922 treaty. It explains the troubles in their context and examines the underlying tensions which led to prolonged violence after relative civil pe… more

Ireland in Conflict 1922-1998 (Lancaster Pamphlets)
T.G. Fraser
Routledge , English

Northern Ireland and the Div...

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Written by a leading group of scholars, this unique volume examines post-Agreement Northern Ireland. It compares Northern Ireland with societies in four continents that are also divided, showing that comparative analysis is essential for un… more

Northern Ireland and the Divided World: Post-Agreement Northern Ireland in Comparative Perspective
Oxford University Press, USA , English

Informal Justice in Divided ...Colin Knox, Rachel Monaghan

Informal Justice in Divided Societies examines the ways in which paramilitary and vigilante activity are linked with controlling community crime in both Northern Ireland and South Africa. Drawing upon original research, Colin Knox and Rache… more

Informal Justice in Divided Societies: Northern Ireland and South Africa
Colin Knox, Rachel Monaghan
Palgrave Macmillan , English

A Farther Shore: Ireland's L...Gerry Adams

He’s been imprisoned, shot at, denounced, shunned, and banned, yet Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams remains resolute in his belief that peace is the only viable option for the Irish people. Adams led the oldest revolutionary movement in Irel… more

A Farther Shore: Ireland’s Long Road to Peace
Gerry Adams
Random House , English

The Reign of Henry the Eight...James Anthony Froude

In periods like the present when knowledge is every day extending and the habits and thoughts of mankind are perpetually changing under the influence of new discoveries it is no easy matter to throw ourselves back into a time in which for c… more

The Reign of Henry the Eighth, Volume 1
James Anthony Froude

Rupture, Representation, and...Bernard McKenna

The North of Ireland has long been plagued by violent conflict, and dramatic works from that region often reflect the ongoing social turmoil. This book uses trauma theory to analyze dramatic productions from the North of Ireland. After a pe… more

Rupture, Representation, and the Refashioning of Identity in Drama from the North of Ireland, 1969-1994 (Contributions in Drama and Theatre Studies)
Bernard McKenna
Praeger , English

Space and the Irish Cultural...Gerry Smyth

Gerry Smyth reconstitutes the category of “space” as a crucial element within contemporary cultural, literary, and historical studies in Ireland. This book is based on the dual premise of an explosion of interest in the category of space in… more

Space and the Irish Cultural Imagination
Gerry Smyth
Palgrave Macmillan , English

Memoirs of the Court of Geor...Duke of Buckingham

From the Original Family Documents

Memoirs of the Court of George IV. 1820-1830
Duke of Buckingham

Henry VIIIA. F. Pollard

Quality ClassicsWe specialize in creating hard to find, high quality classic books optimized for the Kindle.We always have the highest quality books. Sick of spelling errors, weird characters, or a lack of pictures in illustrated books? Wel… more

Henry VIII
A. F. Pollard

Irish Blood, English Heart, ...Annie Caulfield

Annie Caulfield’s early years were spent by the seaside in Ireland. However, the family shifted to Sixties London and soon she wasn’t sure who she was - was she English, was she Irish, and if so, what kind of Irish? Watching the news of The… more

Irish Blood, English Heart, Ulster Fry: Return Journeys to Ireland
Annie Caulfield
Penguin , English

Memoirs of the Courts and Ca...The Duke of Buckingham

From the Original Family Documents, Volume 1

Memoirs of the Courts and Cabinets of George the Third
The Duke of Buckingham