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Ireland: Awakening
 

Ireland: Awakening (EPUB ebook)

By Rutherfurd, Edward

The second part of the Irish epic from the bestselling author of Sarum, Russka, London and Dublin.Following the critically acclaimed success of Dublin, this riveting sequel takes the story of Ireland from the seventeenth century onwards, picking up at the Reformation, and with it..., the devastating arrival of Oliver Cromwell. Cromwell heralds the inauguration of two hundred years of Protestant dominance, throughout which many of the Irish people were impoverished and dispossessed. Dublin is made a Protestant capital, and Catholics become an underclass.Set against the dramatic backdrop of Irish political history, this powerful saga is brought to its conclusion. Journeying through the centuries right the way up to the twentieth century's Easter Rising and Independence, passing through turbulent milestones such as The Year of the French, the Famine and The Home Rule Movement of Parnell along the way.
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ISBN 9781446441015
Published 18 Jan 2011
Publisher Random House
Available in EPUB format
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Language en

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ISBN-13 9781446441015
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Random House
Imprint Cornerstone Digital
Released 18 Jan 2011
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Rutherfurd, Edward
Category Fiction
Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 944
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 823.914
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Historical & Mythological Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade

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