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              An oral history of University College Galway, 1930-80: A university in living memory
               

              An oral history of University College Galway, 1930-80: A university in living memory (Paperback)

              Edited by Ui Chionna, Jackie

              • RRP: $100.50
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              `The University in Living Memory' was an oral history project initiated by NUIG in 2007 to establish what it was like to study, teach and work at what was formerly University College Galway from 1930 to 1980. Interviews were conducted with everyone from college presidents to grou ...

              ISBN 9781846828126
              Published 13 September 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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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

              • RRP: $111.50
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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 ...

              ISBN 9781846828065
              Published 30 August 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              The Kirwan murder case, 1852: A glimpse of the Irish Protestant middle class in the mid-nineteenth century
               

              The Kirwan murder case, 1852: A glimpse of the Irish Protestant middle class in the mid-nineteenth century (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Leeson, Suzanne

              • RRP: $44.50
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              This book relates the story of the controversial trial, conviction and imprisonment of William Burke Kirwan, a Dublin artist, for the murder of his wife, Sarah, in 1852. His trial and the extensive and divisive social commentary it provoked allows an examination of many of the at ...

              ISBN 9781846828010
              Published 30 July 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              Series Maynooth Studies in Local History
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              The making of inequality in the Irish Free State, 1922-37: Women, power and gender ideology
               

              The making of inequality in the Irish Free State, 1922-37: Women, power and gender ideology (Paperback)

              By Valiulis, Maryann Gialanella

              • RRP: $122.99
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              How did Ireland travel from the glorious Proclamation of 1916 with its promise of equality and universal citizenship to the conservative Constitution of 1937, which allowed for only a domestic identity for women? This book is a study of that journey, towards the vibrant twentieth ...

              ISBN 9781846827921
              Published 30 August 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              Waterford port and harbour, c.1815-42: Shaping the port
               

              Waterford port and harbour, c.1815-42: Shaping the port (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Breen, Mary

              • RRP: $44.50
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              The management and development of Waterford port and harbour during a formative period in Irish history are explored in this book.

              ISBN 9781846828003
              Published 26 July 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              Series Maynooth Studies in Local History
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              Irish speakers, interpreters and the courts, 1754-1921
               

              Irish speakers, interpreters and the courts, 1754-1921 (Hardback)

              By Phelan, Mary

              • RRP: $222.99
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              The extent and duration of interpreter provision for Irish speakers appearing in court in the long nineteenth century have long been a conundrum. The book explains the appointment process for interpreters, discusses ethical issues that arose in court, and includes microhistories ...

              ISBN 9781846828119
              Published 6 September 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Irish legal history society series
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              Landholding in the new English settlement of Hacketstown, Co. Carlow, 1635-1875
               

              Landholding in the new English settlement of Hacketstown, Co. Carlow, 1635-1875 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Whelan, Oliver

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              The new Protestant settlement in the lordship of Clonmore, centred around Hacketstown, proved resilient to the 1641 rebellion and attracted investment, including by Dublin bureaucrats and landed and military figures.

              ISBN 9781846828058
              Published 26 July 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              The operations of the Irish House of Commons, 1613-48
               

              The operations of the Irish House of Commons, 1613-48 (Hardback)

              By McGrath, Brid

              • RRP: $222.99
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              This is the first operational account of the Irish House of Commons in the early Stuart period, a time of immense change in early modern Ireland, when the parliament's structures and operations were established in a manner that would endure until the Act of Union.

              ISBN 9781846828140
              Published 26 July 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              Rathcoole and the United Irish Rebellions, 1798-1803
               

              Rathcoole and the United Irish Rebellions, 1798-1803 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By O Luain, Kerron

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              The story of the United Irish rebellions in a hitherto quiet corner of south-west County Dublin is a story of personal resentments fuelled by the spread of radical republican ideology, followed by a violent attempt at altering the social and political status quo.

              ISBN 9781846828041
              Published 26 July 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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              John Ferrall: Master of Sligo Workhouse, 1852-66
               

              John Ferrall: Master of Sligo Workhouse, 1852-66 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By O'Ferrall, Fergus

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              This case study provides the first account to focus on the career and work of a master of an Irish workhouse. It explores the role of a master in respect of issue such as management, governance and the provision for the poor in post-Famine Ireland during the fourteen-year period ...

              ISBN 9781846828034
              Published 26 July 2019 by Four Courts Press Ltd
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