Belfast, in the six months just before and after the ceasefire. Chuckie Lurgan - fat, Protestant and poor, suddenly becomes wealthy by various means; Jake Jackson - reformed tough guy - is looking for love; and the strange letters "OTG" appear all over the city to the ignorance of all.
A detailed and in-depth analysis of Northern Ireland's relationship with the EU, the role the EU has played in rebuilding the region after the Troubles, and the challenges and opportunities that Brexit might offer Northern Ireland both in terms of its fragile politics and economy.
A beautiful and simple introduction to the Book of Kells. George Otto Simms, a world-renowned authority on the Book of Kells, reveals the mysteries hidden in this magnificent manuscript, and the lives of the monks who made it. Newly-expanded colour plate section.
Fado Fado: More Tales of Lesser Known Irish History is the sequel to Fado: Tales of Lesser Known Irish History (Matador, 2013). It reveals more episodes from Irish history throughout the ages. Laid out in chapters long enough to cover what is important and still retain the reader's interest, this book can be started from anywhere.