Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - A New History of Ireland by W. E. Vaughan

This ten-volume series covers the history of Ireland from earliest times to the present. Representing a harvesting of modern scholarship on the subject, its contributors are mainly historians, but include historical geographers and specialists in other related disciplines such as languages and literature, the visual arts, and music. The present volume opens with a character study of the period, followed by twenty chapters of narrative history, with a survey of 'Land and people, c 1841'. Further chapters cover the economy, legal developments, literature in English, education, administration and the public service, and emigration, ending with a study of Ireland in 1870. Contributors: D. H. Akenson, J. C. Brady, R. V. Comerford, S. J. Connolly, James S. Donnelly, jr., David Noel Doyle, Thomas Flanagan, T. W. Freeman, Oliver MacDonagh, R. B. McDowell, Patrick J. O'Farrell, Cormac O Grada, W. E. Vaughan. Volumes published to date: II Medieval Ireland 1169-1534 III Early Modern Ireland 1534-1691 IV Eighteenth-Century Ireland 1691-1800 VIII A Chronology of Irish History to 1976 A Companion to Irish History Part I IX Maps, Genealogies, Lists A Companion to Irish History Part II

Buy A New History of Ireland by W. E. Vaughan from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780198217435
ISBN-10: 0198217439
Format: Hardback
(243mm x 164mm x 57mm)
Pages: 946
Imprint: Clarendon Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 30-Nov-1989
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - A New History of Ireland by W. E. Vaughan

Book Reviews - A New History of Ireland by W. E. Vaughan

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about New History of Ireland book by W. E. Vaughan and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By W. E. Vaughan

New History of Ireland by W. E. Vaughan
Paperback, April 2010
Landlords and Tenants in Mid-Victorian Ireland by W. E. Vaughan
Hardback, February 1994