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2 edition of story of Ireland. found in the catalog.

story of Ireland.

Sullivan, A. M.

story of Ireland.

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Published by M.H. Gill in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy A. M. Sullivan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA912 .S952
      The Physical Object
      Pagination588 p.
      Number of Pages588
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6936227M
      LC Control Number04002256
      OCLC/WorldCa7060538

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Far and Away This story of a Dublin high court judge and his family offers gorgeous, understated prose and a feel for the glories of the south Irish coast.Feb 03,  · The book "The Story of Ireland:A history of the Irish People" by Neil Hegarty is a non-fiction booked based almost the entire history of the small island.

The book starts off with the tales of how people came to find the new land cultivate it instantly into a farming territory. The author then establishes the story of Christianity made its way /5. In her introduction to the Granta Book of the Irish Short Story (), Anne Enright writes that the form is more satisfying for authors than readers, likening it to the “cats of the literary Author: Sarah Gilmartin.

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