Includes legend, folklore, personal stories, geography and history. Featuring the photographs of professional photographer Tony O'Connell, this book follows the course of the River Lee from where it rises in Gougane Barra estuary in Cork City, touching along the way the many mysteries and hidden gems of Cork's history and geography and more.
Kieran MacCarthy is a born-and-bred Corkonian. An accomplished author, he has previously published five books. The latest, Voices of Cork: The Knitting Map Speaks, was published by Nonsuch in 2005 and was an important part of one of the high points of Cork's Culture of Capital programme.