The Course of Irish History

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Theodore William Moody, Francis X. Martin
Radio Telefís Éireann by Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 2000 - Ireland - 504 pages
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This is the all-time bestselling history of Ireland. First published in 1967, The Course of Irish History has been updated to include the 1992 Mastricht Treaty. T. W. Moody and F. X. Martin narrate and interpret Irish history as a whole through new research. Written for scholars and amateur historians alike.

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User Review  - cao9415 - LibraryThing

This is one of the preeminent sources for Irish history; an earlier edition of the work was the main textbook for my graduate Irish history course. Balanced and nonsectarian. This is the product of ... Read full review

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User Review  - VeritysVeranda - LibraryThing

As most histories go, the focus is on the political and economical developments over the years and this book does not disappoint; though it should be noted that this history is very readable and ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

T. W. Moody was a fellow emeritus at Trinity College in Dublin. He died in 1984. F. X. Martin is an emeritus professor of medieval history from University College of Dublin.

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