Oxford university press irish history book

Oxford universitys official irish society, where we support and promote all things irish. The oxford history of the irish book oxford university press. Pages in category oxford university press books the following 200 pages are in this category, out of 200 total. A trenchant look at the ways the irish and others have told the story of ireland, from w.

It furthers the university s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. In this important work of deep learning and insight, david brundage gives us the first fullscale history of irish nationalists in the united states. His first book, making sense of the molly maguires oxford university press, 1998 examines how traditions of irish rural protest were transplanted into industrial america. A history longman, 2000, offers a general survey of the field. History, british and irish early modern history, social history this book brings together an unprecedented volume of material to offer a fundamentally new account of the social order in early modern england. This history, originally published to mark 500 years of printing in oxford, traces the transformation of the press from a lucrative bible house into a great national and international publishing business. One volume will appear every year, which will be sent out free to subscribers, but which can. For the first time, it offers a history of the irish book as a created object situated in. Few countries can boast as compelling a history as ireland. Like all oxford books the prose is straight and not flowerily.

Oxford bibliographies your best research starts here obo. This huge new dictionary is the ultimate reference work on family names of the uk, covering english, scottish, welsh, irish, cornish, and immigrant surnames. The oxford history of the irish book is a major new series that charts the development of the book in ireland from its origins within an early medieval manuscript culture to its current incarnation alongside the rise of digital media in the twentyfirst century. Irish nationalists in america oxford university press.

The ireland story bookshop general irish history books. Buy this work at oxford university press users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. It includes every surname that currently has more than 100 bearers, and those that had more than 20 bearers in the 1881 census. For the past few decades, oxford university press has published a series of surveys of various topics of history. The oxford history of the irish book, volume iv oi. A new history of ireland, volume i oxford university press. Oxford university press is a department of the university of oxford. His most recent book, city of dreams 2016, is a history of immigrant life in new york city from the early 1600s to the present. This book is meant to be an introduction to irish history and it serves that purpose very well. Irish history books ireland history books mercier press. The irish book in english, 18912000 oxford scholarship this book charts one of the most venerable book cultures in europe, from the earliest manuscript compilations to the flourishing book industries of the late twentieth century. Oxford university press has a rich history which can be traced back to the earliest days of printing. Irish nationalists in america hardcover david brundage oxford university press.

Cork university press cup is a publisher located in cork, ireland. History, british and irish modern history this is the first full account of the role of the irish catholic church in the great famine of 1846 and its aftermath. Tyler anbinder department of history columbian college of. The oxford companion to irish history oxford university press. Attic which specializes in womens studies and atrium. Oxford university press oxford companion to irish history. The move from dusty archival obscurity to trendy coffeetable respectability is epitomised by the oxford companion to irish history, a new singlevolume compendium produced by one of the most prestigious academic publishers in britain, oxford university press. The oxford companion to irish history will be valued by students as a reference work and treasured by general readers eager for information about the emerald isle. Foster covers the essential parts of irish history. The oxford history of the irish book, volume iv oxford university. Written by a team of scholarsall of whom are native to irelandthis book offers the most authoritative account of irish history yet published for the general reader. This ninevolume series covers the history of ireland from earliest times to the present. It also appeals to academics both for the longer analytical entries and as a source of reference for topics outside their immediate area of expertise.

The oxford history of the irish book is a major new series that charts one of the most venerable book cultures in europe, from the earliest manuscript compilations to the flourishing book industries of the late twentieth century. The thousand years explored in this book witnessed developments in the history of ireland that resonate to this day. Discover book depositorys huge selection of oxford university press books online. Professor ian mcbride faculty of history university of oxford. Murphy oxford university press the oxford history of the irish book is a major new series that charts one of the most venerable book cultures in europe, from the earliest manuscript compilations to the flourishing book industries of the late twentieth century. We want to give you the opportunity to view sample pages from our current and forthcoming history and geography history titles so it is easier for you to make your decisions. Sep 14, 2003 marianne elliott is director of the institute of irish studies at liverpool university and author of catholics of ulster. Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, oxford bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Consisting of a collection of essays by leading scholars, they possess both the strengths and deficiencies of this approach while authoritative introductions to their topics, the quality of the writing and the focus can often vary widely. The author shows how the famine and the subsequent evictions led to rural. Oxford dictionary of family names in britain and ireland. The foster chair is the only endowed chair of irish history in britain, and is attached to hertford, the oxford college with the strongest irish associations.

Interspersing narrative with detailed analysis of key themes, the first volume in the cambridge history of ireland presents the latest thinking on key aspects of the medieval irish. Dec 12, 20 in her new book sacred landscape in medieval afghanistan, dr arezou azad of oxford university s faculty of oriental studies provides the first indepth study of the sacred sites and landscape of medieval balkh, a city in the north of modernday afghanistan. Life of the day now available by email or rss feed. Ian mcbride joined hertford in 2016 as the foster professor of irish history. It was founded in 1925 and is associated with university college cork. Each entry contains lists of variant spellings of the name. The first book was printed in oxford in 1478, just two years after caxton set up the first printing press in england. The cambridge history of ireland cambridge university press. Oxford university press is one of the oldest and bestknown publishing houses in the world. For those who are specializing in irish history this will be a great addition to your collection but you might not get as much out of it. The oxford history of the irish book, volume iv james h.

Stephen howe calls his ireland and the empire a discourse about discourses. Now available in a smaller, more convenient format, the widely praised and astonishingly indepth oxford history of ireland offers readers the definitive companion to irish lore. Interest in irish culture, politics, and society, both ancient and modern, never seems to falter. Interspersing narrative with detailed analysis of key themes, the first volume in the cambridge history of ireland presents the latest thinking on key aspects of the medieval irish experience. Liverpool university press is the uks third oldest university press, with a distinguished history of publishing exceptional research since 1899 moving histories is an original and enlightening book which details the lives of women who left ireland after independence. This volume captures all the varied legacies of the emerald isle, from the earliest. The oxford history of the irish book is a major new series that charts one of the most venerable book cultures in europe, from the earliest manuscript compi. Browse in history oxford scholarship online oxford. Oxford companion to scottish history oxford reference. Like this page for news and updates of all our events. The oxford history of the irish book, volume v oxford university. Combining the best features of an annotated bibliography and a highlevel encyclopedia, this cuttingedge resource directs researchers to the best available scholarship across a wide variety of su. The irish book in english, 15501800 contains a series of groundbreaking essays that seek to explain the fortunes of. The oxford companion to irish history is invaluable to students as a work of general reference and to the general public with an interest in the history and culture of ireland.

Tyler anbinder is a specialist in nineteenthcentury american politics and the history of immigration and ethnicity in american life. Welcome to oxford dictionary of national biography. Mercier press, irelands oldest independent publishing house, based in cork has a vast collection of irish history books available to purchase online. An excellent singlevolume introduction to irish history, this book covers 2000 years, searching through the mists of time to trace the roots of the irish nation and its unique cultural blend. The oxford history of the irish book is a major new series that charts the development of the book in ireland from its origins within an early.

Cie igcse complete series casebooks in criticism changing paradigms in historical and systematic theology christian theology in context cityscapes. Have questions about how to use the redesigned website. Over 60,000 biographies, 72 million words, 11,000 portraits of significant, influential or notorious figures who shaped british history perform advanced search. Browse oxford scholarship online oxford scholarship. In this first volume of the royal irish academys multivolume a new history of ireland a wide range of national and international scholars. The press publishes under its own imprint and two others. Marianne elliott is director of the institute of irish studies at liverpool university and author of catholics of ulster. Foster is professor of irish history at oxford university and the author of a number of books, including lord randolph churchill. Free teacher resources about workshops curriculum reading schemes english language teaching digital solutions talk to us news other resources. Oxford university s official irish society, where we support and promote all things irish. Andrew hadfield volume iii of the oxford history of the irish book outlines the impact of the rise of print in early modern ireland in a series of groundbreaking essays, charting the development of a print culture. The oxford companion to irish history is invaluable to students of irish and british history as a work of general reference, and to the general public with an interest in the history and culture of ireland. The oxford history of the irish book is a major new series that charts one of the most venerable book cultures in europe, from the earliest manuscript. It furthers the universitys objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

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