Best List of Irish History 20Th Century Books Ireland

Best Books about Irish History 20Th Century

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Ireland The Autobiography

This title offers a fresh vivid take on the last century of Irish life through a collection of eyewitness accounts and recollections.
€14.00 €9.49


In 1922 a journalist commented on British tenacity to General Bruce leader of the British Everest Expedition.
€9.99 €7.65

An unsung hero

Tom Crean explored the Antarctic with both Shackleton and Scott on the Endurance and Discovery expeditions respectively as well as Scott's fateful attempt on the South Pole.
€12.99 €9.96

Heroes of Jadotville

"In 1961 a company of Irish UN troops was forced to surrender to troops loyal to the Katangese Prime Minister Moise Tshombe.
€16.95 €13.00

Blackpool to the front

Blackpool is an old historic suburb of Cork and contributed to the 200000 Irishmen who participated in the First World War.
€4.99 €3.83

Galway and the Great War

When the First World War was declared a surge of euphoria swept across Great Britain and Ireland engulfing all in its path.
€4.99 €3.83

Looking Back

Irish Times photographer Eric Luke has captured the essence of Irish life over the past forty years with stunning and thought provoking images of the people of Ireland.
€24.99 €19.16

A walk through rebel Dublin 1

Pictorial account of the 916 Rising in Dublin each photograph accompanied by a contemporary picture.
€12.99 €9.96

Forgotten patriot

"The accepted wisdom is that Douglas Hydes transition to the presidency was a seamless process but new research shows it only came about on foot of a late political compromise.
€19.99 €15.32

UVF Behind The Mask

UVF Behind The Mask
€17.99 €13.79

No Way Out The Irish In Wartime France 1939–45

The compelling experiences of many of the 2000 Irish people ranging from bohemian writers and artists to governesses nuns and priests who were trapped in occupied France during the Second World War.
€19.99 €15.32

A city in wartime

In the years 1914 to 1918 Dublin was utterly transformed.
€16.99 €13.03

The road to the Somme

"a deeply moving account of wasted lives and purposeless slaughter Irish Times brilliantly researched and magnificently illustrated analysis Irish News During the 1916 Battle of the Somme in WW1 the Ulster division lost over two thousand men and more than three thousand suffered injuries.
€18.99 €14.56

The Vatican pimpernel

During the German occupation of Rome from 1942 to 1944 Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty devoted his time and energy to running an escape organisation for Allied POWs and civilians.
€9.99 €7.65