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Brilliant and evocative, a classic account of life in ancient Ireland. ""If you're Irish enough to feel haunted by the place in any nook or corner of your heart, you will want to read the book and see the pictures"" - Boston Globe. ""Roy explores early Irish history from the island's first inhabitants around 7000 B.C. to the Norman invasion of A.D. 1169. This beautifully w ...more
Paperback, 220 pages
Published December 1st 1995 by Dufour Editions
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An excellent overview of Celtic Ireland, though it focused more on Christian Ireland than I expected. Considering the date of publication, not that surprising in retrospect. A lot of the scholarship is outdated, but still a solid book.
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