8th October 2015
In this critical study of Shane O'Neill's life and times, Ciaran Brady, returns this neglected historical figure to his rightful...
1st December 2014
Sean Lemass is generally regarded as the man most responsible for the modernisation of Irish society. This book considers how...
15th September 2013
Terence O'Neill came to power as Prime Minister of Northern Ireland in 1963 with a bold plan to 'literally transform...
Dr. Alan O'Day
17th September 2012
Charles Stewart Parnell has proved a compelling figure in his own time and to ours. A Protestant landlord who possessed...
Eugene J. Doyle
13th July 2012
Justin McCarthy (1830-1912) is the forgotten leader of the Irish Home Rule Movement. Overshadowed by Parnell before him and the...
Thomas J. Morrissey
9th September 2011
William Martin Murphy (1845-1919) was one of the most successful of Irish entrepreneurs and businessmen. As well as being a...
1st September 2010
One of the most famous revolutionaries in Irish history, Frank Ryan fought in the War of Independence and Irish Civil...
22nd July 2009
Son of evicted Mayo tenants, Fenian treason-felony prisoner Michael Davitt (1846-1906) was to become the driving force behind the Irish...
24th November 2008
Thomas Kettle was born on 9 February 1880, he was killed in the opening minutes of the allied invasion of...
21st November 2008
Denis Guiney (1893-1967) was one of the most remarkable Irishmen of his generation, who exerted through his business career a...
John Mitchel (1815-75) was sentenced to 14 years' transportation for attempting to incite rebellion in Ireland in 1848, in captivity...
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