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Between Two Hells: The Irish Civil War

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The history of the war that shaped the Irish political landscape across the twentieth century and up to the present day, by Ireland's most prominent academic and broadcast historian
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This new historical atlas of Rathmines explores the vibrant Dublin suburb through word, map and image. The emergence of Rathmines from village through township to suburb of Dublin is explained in a thoroughly researched text, illustrated with thematic maps, early views and photographs.

Thirty-Two Words for Field

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A lyrical reminder of Ireland's lost words that offer a different way of seeing the world.

Ireland's Forgotten Past: A History of the Overlooked and Disremembered

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An original and irreverent retelling of overlooked stories from Irish history, hailed by Sebastian Barry as 'a stirring atlas of Irishness'

Dun Laoghaire Journal 27

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Independence Memories: A People's Portrait of the Early Days of the Irish Nation

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A wonderful compendium of stories and memories by Ireland's oldest citizens, from the much-loved author of Growing Up With Ireland.
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O'Connell Street: The History and Life of Dublin's Iconic Street

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O'Connell Street is at the heart of Dublin. Through name changes and revolutions, destruction and rebuilding it has remained at the heart of the story of Ireland for centuries. Nicola Pierce explores the people, the history, the buildings and the stories behind the main street in our capital city.

This Day in Irish History: From the social media sensation @thisdayirish

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You may know all about the Easter Rising and the Good Friday Agreement, but did you know that the hypodermic needle was invented in Tallaght? Or that Dublin was the first city in the world to have a woman stockbroker, decades before London or New York? With one anniversary for each day of the year, discover the moments that make us who we are.

Kitson's Irish War: Mastermind of the Dirty War in Ireland

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Few now bother to deny that a 'dirty war' took place in Northern Ireland during the 'Troubles'. It began with the arrival of Brigadier Frank Kitson in Belfast in September 1970 and the murder of unarmed civilians in Ballymurphy and Derry.

Birth of a State: The Anglo-Irish Treaty

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