History

  • Ancient Ireland Colouring Book

    Ancient Ireland Colouring Book

    From Newgrange to the Vikings

    Written by and Illustrated by Conor McHale

    Choose to colour from over sixty drawings of famous ancient Irish people and landmarks, historic battles, figures from mythology.

    Pages:
    32
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  • Blazing a Trail

    Blazing a Trail

    Irish Women Who Changed the World

    Written by Sarah Webb, Illustrated by Lauren O'Neill

    Salute the remarkable Irish women who changed history in this beautifully illustrated book. From Irish women who made changes in Ireland to those who made changes abroad. From adventurers to inventors; explorers to warriors; from designers to writers; rebel leaders to presidents, this book is a true celebration of Irish Women.

    Pages:
    64
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  • Blood Upon the Rose

    Blood Upon the Rose

    Easter 1916: The Rebellion That Set Ireland Free

    Written by and Illustrated by Gerry Hunt

    The Easter 1916 Rising: an unlikely band of freedom fighters – teachers, poets, writers, patriots, trade unionists – declare an Irish Republic. From this dramatic gesture, a nation is born…
    The rebellion that set Ireland free, told as a graphic novel.

    Pages:
    48
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  • Brendan the Navigator

    Brendan the Navigator

    Exploring the Ancient World

    Written by George Otto Simms, Illustrated by David Rooney

    Volcanoes, icebergs, sea-monsters, strange beings - all these play a part in this ancient adventure story. Simms unravels the mysteries and wonders of Brendan's travels and explains why and how the voyage was undertaken

    Pages:
    96
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  • Exploring the Book of Kells

    Exploring the Book of Kells

    Written by George Otto Simms, Illustrated by David Rooney and Eoin O'Brien

    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.

    Pages:
    80
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  • Exploring the World of Colmcille

    Exploring the World of Colmcille

    also Known as Columba

    Written by Mairéad Ashe FitzGerald, Illustrated by Stephen Hall

    A beautifully simple and accessible account of the world of Colmcille/Columba whose 1400th anniversary was celebrated in 1997. It deals with the life of the times of Colmcille and the saint's involvement in politics and religious affairs. Hardback.

    Pages:
    112
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  • The Story of Ireland

    The Story of Ireland

    Written by Brendan O'Brien, Illustrated by Cartoon Saloon

    A spectacular tour of Ireland's history for younger readers, from the ice age to the present day. Beautifully illustrated and a great read, this award-winning book is essential for every classroom and library: as well as being the perfect gift! Available both as large format and pocket sized hardback.

    Pages:
    96
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