The Course of Irish History

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2012-09-16
  • Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Pub

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Could also be used as a supplemental text for MDR SS4310 English History @ 474.

Author Biography

T. W. Moody (1907-1984) was for many years professor of modern history at Trinity College, Dublin F. X Martin (1923-2000) was emeritus professor of medieval history, University College, Dublin.

Table of Contents

Contributorsp. 7
Prefacep. 11
A Geographer's View of Irish Historyp. 15
Prehistoric Irelandp. 27
Early Irish Society: lst-9th centuryp. 38
The Beginnings of Christianity: 5th and 6th centuriesp. 53
The Golden Age of Early Christian Ireland: 7th and 8th centuriesp. 66
The Age of the Viking Wars: 9th and 10th centuriesp. 73
Ireland in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries: c. 1000-1169p. 91
The Normans - Arrival and Settlement: 1169-c. 1300p. 104
The Medieval English Colony: 13th and 14th centuriesp. 123
The Gaelic Resurgence and the Geraldine Supremacy: c. 1400-1534p. 136
The Tudor Conquest: 1534-1603p. 151
The Colonisation of Ulster and the Rebellion of 1641:1603-60p. 163
The Restoration and the Jacobite War: 1660-91p. 176
The Age of the Penal Laws: 1691-1778p. 187
The Protestant Nation: 1775-1800p. 201
The Age of Daniel O'Connell: 1800-47p. 216
The Great Famine: 1845-50p. 230
Fenianism, Home Rule and the Land War: 1850-91p. 240
From Parnell to Pearse: 1891-1921p. 257
Northern Ireland: 1921-66p. 273
The Irish Free State and the Republic of Ireland: 1921-66p. 283
Ireland: 1966-82p. 299
Ireland: 1982-94p. 317
Ireland at the Turn of the Century: 1994-2001p. 333
Turning Corners: Ireland 2002-11p. 358
Notesp. 398
A Chronology of Irish Historyp. 411
A Bibliography of Irish Historyp. 469
Indexp. 531
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