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[CT]Part One: Prehistory and Mythology of Ancient Ireland [NL] 1. The Earliest Inhabitants [NL] 2. Mesolithic Age and the First Farmers [NL] 3. Legends and Archaeology (Ireland's Stonehenge and Solar Miracle Sites) [NL] 4. The Bronze Age [NL] 5. Iron Comes to Ireland [NL] 6. Who Were They?: Celts and Kings (Origins) [NL] 7. Gaelic and Indo-European Languages [NL] 8. Celtic Ireland [NL] 9. Wild and Crazy Heroes [NL] 10. The Seat of Ancient Kings [NL] 11. Brehon Laws [NL] 12. The Celtic Class System [NL] 13. Druids [NL] 14. Celtic Art and Poetry [NL] 15. Celtic to the End: The Never Conquered Nation [NL] 16. Celtic Pantheon (Gods and Goddesses) [NL] 17. The Otherworld [NL] 18. Celtic Festivals [NL] 19. Creation Myths [NL] 20. The Battles of Magh Tuiredh and Invasions of Milesians [NL] 21. The Tain [NL] 22. Heroic Deeds of Cuchulain [NL] 23. Conchobar and Deirdre [NL] 24. Finn MacCool [CT]Part Two: The Arrival of Christianity (And the British!) [NL] 25. Christianity Arrives [NL] 26. Who Was St. Patrick? (Myths, too) [NL] 27. St. Brigid the Generous [NL] 28. St. Columcille, Felonious Monk [NL] 29. St. Columbanus, Missionary to Europe [NL] 30. Wild and Crazy Irish Saints [NL] 31. Irish Blend: Christian Traditions (Ascetism) [NL] 32. Monasteries in Ireland (Latin) [NL] 33. Schools and Universities [NL] 34. The Pre-Xerox Age: A Life of Copying [NL] 35. The Book of Kells [NL] 36. Rise and Fall of Irish Dynasties [NL] 37. Anglo-Saxons in Britain [NL] 38. Bring on the Vikings [NL] 39. Dublin is Founded [NL] 40. Life with Vikings [NL] 41. What Would Brian Boru Do? [NL] 42. Ireland Unified [NL] 43. The Normans are Here! [NL] 44. The Irish Strike Back [NL] 45. I'm Henry VIII, I Am: Tudor Colonization [NL] 46. Protestant Reformation [NL] 47. Elizabeth I's Reign [NL] 48. 1641 Rebellion [NL] 49. The Williamite War [NL] 50. Protestants Take Hold [NL] 51. Catholic Life [NL] 52. Second City of the Empire [NL] 53. Protestant Irish Nationalism [NL] 54. Wolfe Tone's Rebellion [NL] 55. Hasta La Vista, Baby: Daniel O' Connell, the Liberator [NL] 56. Catholic Emancipation [CT]Part Three: Preserving Irish Culture and History [NL] 57. Before the Reformation [NL] 58. Ireland's Counter-Reformation [NL] 59. Religious Tensions in the North [NL] 60. Modern Catholicism [NL] 61. Scandals in the Church [NL] 62. Traditional Irish Life [NL] 63. The Irish Language [NL] 64. Irish Music [NL] 65. Before There was Riverdance . . . [NL] 66. Death and the Supernatural [NL] 67. Irish Sports [NL] 68. Rich Folklore and Heritage [NL] 69. Potatoes, for Better or for Worse [NL] 70. Life During the Famine [NL] 71. Help!: Responses to the Famine [NL] 72. Results of the Famine [CT]Part Four: Immigration to Modern Life [NL] 73. Why the Irish Left and Where They Went [NL] 74. Hardships of Emigration [NL] 75. The Immigrant Experience in the United States [NL] 76. Irish Communities in Other Lands [NL] 77. Rebirth of Nationalism (Meanwhile, Back in Ireland . . . ) [NL] 78. Home Rule Party [NL] 79. Celtic Revival [NL] 80. An Ireland Divided [NL] 81. World War One and the Easter Rebellion [NL] 82. War of Independence [NL] 83. Irish Civil War [NL] 84. Irish Free State [NL] 85. De Valera and the Fianna Fail Path [NL] 86. World War Two [NL] 87. A New Republic [NL] 88. Trouble in the North [NL] 89. Sunday, Bloody Sunday [NL] 90. The Peace Process [NL] 91. The Good Friday Agreement [NL] 92. Ireland's Celtic Tiger [NL] 93. Ireland and the European Union [NL] 94. Modern Politics [NL] 95. Liberalization of Ireland [NL] 96. Women's Rights [NL] 97. Family Life [NL] 98. Irish Food: Potatoes, Beef, and More Potatoes-And a Cuppa! [NL] 99. For the Love of Irish Beer and Whiskey [NL] 100. Irish Contributions to Literature and Art [NL] 101. Tracing Your Roots Appendix A: A Primer of the Irish Language Appendix B: Irish Proverbs and Blessings
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Ireland -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Ireland -- Civilization -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.