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Margaret Wolfe Hungerford

Portrait of a 19th century Irish woman novelist. By Maeve O’Sullivan As a young woman, who has a keen and passionate interest in …


Book Review: Arthur Griffith

By Owen McGee Published by Merrion Press, 2015. Reviewer: Gerard Shannon Though Arthur Griffith has been the subject of recent studies of specific …

Frederick Engels as a young man.

Frederick Engels and Ireland

Aidan Beatty on Frederick Engels’ evolving views on Ireland and the Irish in the 19th century.   Give me two hundred thousand …

Dublin 1930-50

Book Review: Dublin 1930-1950

Dublin 1930-1950   by Joseph Brady. Publisher: Four Courts Press  Reviewer: Rhona McCord Published late last year this 448-page volume is the 5th …