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              Fugitive Ireland: European Minority Nationalists and Irish Political Asylum, 1937-2008
                

              Fugitive Ireland: European Minority Nationalists and Irish Political Asylum, 1937-2008 (Hardback)

              By Leach, Daniel

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              From 1937 to 1950 the Irish government granted political asylum to a number of European minority nationalists, many of whom were wanted for crimes of collaboration with Axis forces during the Second World War. Bretons, Basques, Scots, Flemings even a high

              ISBN 9781846821646
              Released NZ 13 May 2009
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              Children's Literature on the Move: Nations, Translations, Migrations
                

              Children's Literature on the Move: Nations, Translations, Migrations (Hardback)

              Edited by Maguire, Nora; Rodgers, Beth

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              Traversing a variety of places - real and imagined, past and present, new and as old as time - 'Children's Literature on the Move' traces how children's books have helped both to create national identity and to resist it, empowering readers young and old with the ability to make ...meaning from physical, political and emotional upheaval.
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              ISBN 9781846824128
              Released NZ 30 Nov 2013
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              The Irish Volunteers, 1913-19: A History
               

              The Irish Volunteers, 1913-19: A History (Paperback)

              By O Corrain, Daithi

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              No organization was more central to the history of Ireland in the 20th century than the Irish Volunteers. This is the first authoritative history of that body from its inception in November 1913 to its rebranding as the IRA in 1919.

              ISBN 9781846826146
              Released NZ 28 Jun 2019
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              The Irish-Scottish World in the Middle Ages
               

              The Irish-Scottish World in the Middle Ages (Hardback)

              Edited by Ditchburn, David; Crooks, Peter; Duffy, Sean

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              Collection exploring the crucial aspects of Irish-Scottish links in the Middle Ages, marking the 700th anniversary of the invasion of Ireland by Edward, brother of King Robert Bruce of Scotland. Essays look at the origins of modern Scotland and the political, ecclesiastical, lite...rary and artistic connections between the two nations.
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              ISBN 9781846826351
              Released NZ 29 May 2020
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              Schools and Schooling, 1650-2000: New Perspectives on the History of Education: The Eighth Seamus Heaney Lectures
               

              Schools and Schooling, 1650-2000: New Perspectives on the History of Education: The Eighth Seamus Heaney Lectures (Hardback)

              Edited by Kelly, Prof James; Hegarty, Susan

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              This collection pursues new areas of inquiry and offers new perspectives on familiar subjects in the history of education in Ireland and Europe from the seventeenth century to the present. It includes an extended introduction that locates the historiography of the history of educ...ation in Ireland in its international context.
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              ISBN 9781846826283
              Released NZ 17 Feb 2017
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              The Irish Regional Press, 1892-2012
               

              The Irish Regional Press, 1892-2012 (Hardback)

              Edited by Kenneally, Ian; O'Donnell, James

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              Historians and journalists describe the newspapers, editors and personalities that have made the local press such a vital part of social and political life throughout Ireland. In a country where Dublin is the hub of political and economic activity, these newspapers provide an alt...ernative means through which to approach modern Irish history.
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              ISBN 9781846826559
              Released NZ 30 Mar 2018
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              Dublin in 1707: A Year in the Life of the City
               

              Dublin in 1707: A Year in the Life of the City (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Twomey, Brendan

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              What happened in Dublin in 1707? At first glance - not much. But initial impressions can be misleading - the legacy of the decisions reached in 1707 persist to this day.The Ballast Office (Dublin Port), the Registry of Deeds and Marshs Library were all f

              ISBN 9781846821943
              Released NZ 4 Sep 2009
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              Sport and leisure in the Irish and British country house
               

              Sport and leisure in the Irish and British country house (Paperback)

              Edited by Dooley, Terence; Ridgway, Christopher

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              Throughout Ireland and Britain the country house was a centre of hospitality, entertainment and leisure, with the hosting of house parties, soirees and balls. This volume provides fresh and original insights into how leisure and sport underpinned the social hierarchy of country h...ouses and their local communities.
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              ISBN 9781846828065
              Released NZ 29 Nov 2019
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              A History of the King's Serjeants at Law in Dublin: Honour Rather Than Advantage?
               

              A History of the King's Serjeants at Law in Dublin: Honour Rather Than Advantage? (Hardback)

              By Hart, A. R.

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              A history of the king's sergeants in Ireland at law from medieval times to the nineteenth century; a succession list; biographical notes on the sergeants, etc.

              ISBN 9781851825288
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2000
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              Series Irish legal history society series
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              Medieval Dublin: Pt. 2: Proceedings of the Friends of Medieval Dublin - Symposium 2000
               

              Medieval Dublin: Pt. 2: Proceedings of the Friends of Medieval Dublin - Symposium 2000 (Paperback)

              Edited by Duffy, Sean

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              The papers published here include the proceedings of the second Medieval Dublin Symposium, held under the auspices of the Friends of Medieval Dublin in Trinity College, Dublin, in May 2000. They comprise a balance of archaeological and historical studies: the first detailed repor...t on the extensive excavations that took place at Dublin Castle during the 1980s (Ann Lynch and Conleth Manning; an analysis of the Viking Age banks and town walls unearthed at Ross Road, along with their Anglo-Norman replacements, (Claire Walsh); and the first published account of excavations at the site of the ancient church of St Michael le Pole (Barra O Donnabhain). The historical papers include a study of the famous battle of Glenn Mama (Ailbhe Mac Shamhrain), an examiniation of the transition of Dublin from a Norse town to an English borough (James Lydon), the most detailed discussion to date of the annalistic materials that have survived from the medieval city (Bernadette Whelan), a biographical account of one of the medieval city's most colourful mayors, Geoffrey Morton (Philomena Connolly), and the first in-depth study of women in medieval Dublin (Jessica McMorrow).
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              ISBN 9781851826025
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2001
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