Irish History

A Pocket History of Ireland

Hardback, 26/03/2010, €4.99
From prehistoric times to the present day this comprehensive history presents the story of Ireland in bite-size chunks. With illustrations throughout this is an attractive and practical guide to Ireland's colourful history.


Hardback, 10/10/2016, €16.99
Tea and talk: the perfect way to resolve any challenge you face in life: and in the hands of a consummate storyteller, you might need a second cup! Relax with Alice, sit and chat over a cup of tea, as she invites you into her life, and the life of the village that surrounds her.

1916: The Mornings After

Paperback, 08/09/2016, €12.75
The story of the traumatic aftermath of Ireland's Easter Rising of 1916, and of the emergence of two Irish states - one green, one orange - from the embers of bloody conflict.

Dublin in the 1960s

Hardback, 07/11/2016, €20.00
An intriguing collection of previously unavailable photographs from the Independent Newspaper Group archive captures the spirit of the sixties in the capital.

Bitter Freedom

Paperback, 01/09/2016, €14.20
The Irish Revolution - the war between the British authorities and IRA - was the first successful revolt anywhere against the British Empire. This narrative places events in Ireland in the wider context of a world in turmoil after the ending of a global war: one that saw the collapse of empires and the rise of fascist Italy and communist Russia.

Dublin Since 1922

Hardback, 06/10/2016, €28.35
In word and image, the story of Ireland's capital city, from independence, told for the first time ... 'A unique and fascinating history of a great city - jewels and Dublin gems on every page' Joe Duffy

Ireland: the Autobiography

Hardback, 15/09/2016, €28.40
Offering a vivid take on the last century of Irish life, this book takes us through a collection of eyewitness accounts and recollections.