A Pocket History of Ireland
Author : Joseph McCullough
Publisher : Gill Books
Total Pages : 256
Release : 2010
ISBN 10 : 0717147290
ISBN 13 : 9780717147298
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Pocket History of Ireland Book Description:

From prehistoric times to the present day this comprehensive history presents the story of Ireland in bite-size chunks. With illustrations throughout this is an attractive and practical guide to Ireland's colorful history.


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Language: en
Pages: 256
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Language: en
Pages: 112
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Pages: 208
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Categories: Literary Criticism
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Pages: 192
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Categories: Music
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Pages: 200
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Language: en
Pages: 144
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Categories: History
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Language: en
Pages: 256
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Language: en
Pages: 340
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Categories: History
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