A History of Ireland explores the story of Ireland from the 12th century to the present day. This new edition has been revised, updated and expanded to take into account the latest scholarship and major recent political, economic, social, and cultural events.
Mike Cronin is Academic Director of the Centre for Irish Programmes at Boston College in Dublin, Ireland. Liam O'Callaghan is Lecturer in Health at Liverpool Hope University, UK. His main area of research is the social history of modern Ireland.
Introduction.- 1. Occupation, Assimilation and Resistance.- 2. Early Modern Ireland, 1534-1691.- 3. From King William to the Act of Union, 1692-1800.- 4. The Nineteenth Century.- 5. Founding the States.- 6. Post-War Ireland and the Modern Troubles.- Chronology.- Further Reading.- Index.