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Erins Blood Royal
Many Irish-Americans with names such as Maguire or O'Brien (or any of more than 17 other Irish family names) might be related to one of the great Gaelic dynasties that ruled Ireland until Henry VIII forced their obedience to the English crown. Peter Beresford Ellis traces the early history of Ireland through the lives of its noble families. Ellis has the cooperation of the ...more
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published April 20th 2002 by Palgrave MacMillan
(first published September 13th 1999)
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Peter Berresford Ellis (born 10 March 1943) is a historian, literary biographer, and novelist who has published over 90 books to date either under his own name or his pseudonyms Peter Tremayne and Peter MacAlan. He has also published 95 short stories. His non-fiction books, articles and academic papers have made him acknowledged as an authority on Celtic history and culture. Under Peter Tremayne, ...moreMore about Peter Berresford Ellis...