County History & Society Series
Interdisciplinary essays on the History of an Irish County
Ken Hannigan, William Nolan (Ed.)
1,005 pp, 80 plates, 58 figures
ISBN 0 906602 30 0
[ Out of print ]
The seventh volume in the Irish County History Series. This is the most comprehensive interdisciplinary study ever undertaken on this county. Twenty-five original essays by Archaeologists, medievalists, Celtic scholars, geographers, and historians combine to provide an attractive account of this region and clearly place Wicklow in it's local, national and European contexts.
Twenty-nine original essays by distinguished scholars place Waterford in its local, national and European contexts.
illiam Nolan is a Lecturer in Geography in University College Dublin.
Ken Hannigan is a senior archivist in the National Archives of Ireland.
All interested in getting to know Ireland through its regions. Wicklow people at home and abroad. Suitable for both the academic and general reader.
228 x 152 mm, 1000 pp, 100 illustrations
Wicklow's Prehistoric landscape
Kings, Saints and Sagas
Evidence of Scandinavian settlement in Wicklow
The unity of Cóemgen and Ciarán: A covenant berween Glendalough and Clonmacnois in the tenth to eleventh century
Medieval Wicklow -'A land of war'
Uí Briúin Chualann
Three settlements of Gaelic Wicklow 1169-1600: Rathgall, Ballinacor and Glendalough
Settlers utilisation of the natural resources
The Byrnes of Ballymanus
The 1798 rebellion in county Wicklow
Masters of the mountain: the insurgent careers of Joeseph Holt and Michael Dwyer, 1798-1803
Politics and rebellion: Wicklow in the 1790s
The poor law in county Wicklow
Vernacular rural dwellings of the Wicklow mountains
The holy wells of county Wicklow: Traditions and legends
Land and landscape in county Wicklow c. 1840
Synge and Wicklow
A survey: some Wicklow maps 1500-1880
The mining community at Avoca 1780-1880
Wicklow before and after the famine
Evolution of forestry in county Wicklow from prehistory to the present
Parnell and his neighbours
A rightful place in the sun - the struggle of the farm and rural labourers of county Wicklow
'The water was the sheriff': the land beneath the Poulaphouca reservoir
From Grand Jury to County Council: an overview of local administration, 1605-1898
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