Irish History for DummieseBook - 2011 | 2nd ed.
From Norman invaders, religious wars—and the struggle for independence—the fascinating, turbulent history of a tortured nation and its gifted people When Shakespeare referred to England as a "jewel set in a silver sea," he could just as well have been speaking of Ireland. Not only has its luminous green landscape been the backdrop for bloody Catholic/Protestant conflict and a devastating famine, Ireland's great voices—like Joyce and Yeats—are now indelibly part of world literature. In Irish History For Dummies, readers will not only get a bird's-eye view of key historic.
Publisher: Chichester [England] : Wiley, 2011.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Branch Call Number: Downloadable Ebook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 422 p.) : ill.