Best List of History and Politics Books Ireland

Best Books about History and PoliticsThe best books on Irish history and polictics are available in this section. We have seen a huge interest in the 1916 rising over the last 12 months. The rising has celebrated it's 100 years anniversary in 2016, so there is interest from all over the world in this topic.

One of the most popular books in this genre has been the children of the risin. This book tells the story from the deaths and misfortunes of the children living in the Dublin area at this time. And how they were affected by the rising and the voilence which occured. Well worth a read if you are looking for a great book on history of Ireland and the rising in general.

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Britain Begins

The last Ice Age which came to an end about 12000 years ago swept the bands of hunter gatherers from the face of the land that was to become Britain and Ireland but as the ice sheets retreated and the climate improved so human groups spread slowly northwards re-colonizing the land that had been laid waste.
€31.60 €20.85

The Beau Monde

Caricatured for extravagance vanity glamorous celebrity and all too often embroiled in scandal and gossip 18th-century London's fashionable society had a well-deserved reputation for frivolity.
€31.60 €20.85

Best Of Billy Keane

€14.99 €11.49

David and Goliath

'Gladwell's most enjoyable book so far.
€15.80 €10.43

Legendary Ireland

€16.99 €13.96

Blood for blood

William Henry has trawled the archives to produce this meticulous account of the many raids ambushes murders and reprisals that took place in the 1919-21 period and of those who were involved.
€14.99 €12.31


From acclaimed biographer A.
€23.70 €15.64

Knowledge Illusion

€18.99 €14.77

Gone the way of the truth

"Gone the Way of Truth is a journey through Galways rich and varied past illustrated by graves of note.
€17.99 €14.77

Pathway to rebellion

"In Pathway to Rebellion Willie Henry traces the origins of the rebellion of 1916 in Co.
€14.99 €12.31


American distrust of government politicians and authority in general can be traced back to the time of the official investigation into the assassination of President John F.
€15.80 €10.43

Join the Club

In the style of Nudge or The Spirit Level - a groundbreaking book that will change the way you look at the world.
€15.80 €10.43