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  • 1014: Brian Boru & the Battle for Ireland

    1014: Brian Boru & the Battle for Ireland

    Written by Morgan Llywelyn, Maps by Terry Foley

    The date was Good Friday, April 23rd in the Year of Our Lord 1014. The most ferocious battle ever fought in Ireland was about to begin...

    Read about the life of Brian Boru and the battle that changed the course of Irish history in this exciting and accessible account.

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  • 16Lives - Collection One

    16Lives - Collection One

    The first eight books in the acclaimed 16Lives series. Meticulously researched yet written in an accessible fashion, these biographies of the men executed for their role in the 1916 Rising can be read as individual volumes but together they make a highly collectible series.

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  • 16Lives - Collection Two

    16Lives - Collection Two

    The second eight books in the acclaimed 16Lives series. Meticulously researched yet written in an accessible fashion, these biographies of the men executed for their role in the 1916 Rising can be read as individual volumes but together they make a highly collectible series.

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  • 1913 - Larkin's Labour War

    1913 - Larkin's Labour War

    Written by and Illustrated by Gerry Hunt, Coloured by Alan Nolan

    Dublin 1913 – Lockout

    Low-paid workers – under the leadership of Big Jim Larkin – organised themselves into Unions to insist on better conditions. The business world retaliated by locking them out of their jobs without pay … how long could they hold out?

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  • 1916: The Rising Handbook

    1916: The Rising Handbook

    By Lorcan Collins

    A handbook to the events and locations of the Easter 1916 Rising. This ‘1916 bible’ will be invaluable to anyone with an interest in recent Irish history who wants to separate the facts from the fiction.

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  • The 1950s

    The 1950s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1950s in their stunning and thought provoking images. This collection offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade. Showcasing an era of change in Ireland, this book is a celebration of a time gone by.

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  • The 1960s

    The 1960s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    A decade of rapid change caught by two of Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen. Covers everything from the visits of President Kennedy and The Beatles, to lifestyle, fashion and sport as well as the start of unrest in Northern Ireland. Will evoke memories of a bygone age.

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  • The 1970s

    The 1970s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1970s in their stunning and thought provoking images. This collection offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade.

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  • A Short History of Ireland's Famine

    A Short History of Ireland's Famine

    By Ruán O'Donnell

    Featuring new material on the Irish Famine which has never been published before, this is a comprehensive and accessible overview of one of the most significant periods of Irish history.

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  • A Short History of Ireland's Rebels

    A Short History of Ireland's Rebels

    By Morgan Llywelyn

    The stirring story of eighteen of Ireland's greatest rebels, from the sixteenth century to today. The personalities featured include Grace O'Malley, Theobald Wolfe Tone, Daniel O'Connell, Countess Markievicz, Patrick Pearse and Michael Collins.

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  • All Hell Will Break Loose

    All Hell Will Break Loose

    By Austin Currie

    'All Hell will break loose,and by God I will lead it'. The fascinating story of the life and work of a man who was a force for change in Irish and Northern Irish politics.

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  • Ambassadors on Horseback

    Ambassadors on Horseback

    The Irish Army Equitation School

    Written by Michael Slavin and Louise Parkes

    The first official history of the Irish Army Equitation School. Here, recounted in great detail and with stunning photographs, are the great highs and lows; the heartbreaks and excitements of top flight international competition. Includes all the famous riders and horses.

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  • 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.

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  • At War With the Empire

    At War With the Empire

    Ireland's Fight for Independence

    Written by and Illustrated by Gerry Hunt, Coloured by Matt Griffin

    From the author of Blood Upon the Rose comes a graphic novel depicting the War of Independence, a gruelling guerilla war against British rule in Ireland.

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  • A Bewitched Land

    A Bewitched Land

    Witches and Warlocks of Ireland

    By Dr. Robert Curran

    A unique insight into the fascinating overlap between witch belief and the vast range of fairy lore that held sway for many centuries throughout the land.

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  • Big Jim

    Big Jim

    Jim Larkin and the 1913 Lockout

    Written by Rory McConville, By (artist) Paddy Lynch

    On August 26th 1913, the trams of Dublin stopped. Over the next four months, James Larkin would lead the workers of Dublin against William Martin Murphy and the Employers Federation in a conflict that would change the face of Irish society.

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