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6 edition of The intelligent traveller"s guide to historic Ireland found in the catalog.

The intelligent traveller"s guide to historic Ireland

by Philip Axtell Crowl

  • 48 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Contemporary Books in Chicago .
Written in English

  • Ireland,
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- Northern Ireland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Historic sites -- Northern Ireland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Historic buildings -- Ireland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Historic sites -- Ireland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Ireland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Northern Ireland -- Guidebooks.,
    • Northern Ireland -- History -- 1969-1994.,
    • Ireland -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 479-488) and index.

      StatementPhilip A. Crowl.
      LC ClassificationsDA980 .C78 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 517 p. :
      Number of Pages517
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1850481M
      ISBN 100809240629
      LC Control Number90001959

      Travellers’ history has not been sufficiently researched yet but it is believed that many of them became Travellers because they lost their land during the Great Famine. Nowadays there are approximat Travellers living all over the world. Ab of them live in the Republic of Ireland, of which live in Northern Ireland. Just to piggy back on this, after we have returned from a new country with our guide book read from cover to back - I donate it to the local library - if I should need it again I can always get it out on loan but no point in it sitting on my shelf dusting.

      Welcome to our Free Travel Guide to Ireland. Here you can find a wealth of free information on all of Ireland's most popular tourist towns, countryside retreats and bustling city areas. To begin, simply select the resort using the list below.   If Ireland is on your list of places to go, take some time to read this combination of Irish authors, history, memoirs, and fictional tales before your travels. Reading about a country you will soon explore will make your adventures rich with knowledge and more fulfilling.

      Round Ireland with a Fridge (Tony Hawks, ). For a humorous jaunt through the countryside, read Hawks' account of his attempt to hitchhike around Ireland with a fridge. A Short History of Ireland (Richard Killeen, ). Killeen's well-illustrated book is among the most accessible introductions to Irish history. is an Irish based online bookstore offering a wide diverse range of books, new releases, bestsellers, bargains and rare books, with worldwide delivery.

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See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(4). Genre/Form: Guidebooks History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crowl, Philip A. (Philip Axtell), Intelligent traveller's guide to historic Ireland.

Ireland's World of Books, covering a wide range of Irish related categories as well as more general books, including children's books, biographies, international bestsellers, etc. Please only add books that are about the ethnic groups, not people who travel, but real Romani gypsies, Irish travellers, and Scottish travelers.

Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. It is very hard to say where in history Travellers come.

We’ve always existed, but the disasters in history like the famine would have swelled the ranks of Travellers on the road. At one time there were more than three million people on the roadside in Ireland. Within that. After a long battle, Irish Travellers were finally officially recognised as an indigenous ethnic minority by Ireland’s government in early March Here, Culture Trip takes a look at the origins of the Irish Travelling community and how the historic ruling came about.

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Ireland: Your Travel Magazine The Traveller's Guide to Sacred Ireland: A Guide to the Sacred Places of Ireland, Her Legends, Folklore and People By Cary Meehan Sacred Ireland focuses on the hidden sites frequently missed in Ireland that are also the sites that give Ireland its mystical charism, which is the very charm that attracts the traveler.

Stone circles, passage tombs. Want to know about Ireland now. Here are the books to read A Minister, a historian and 13 Irish writers select the modern works - from Ross O'Carroll-Kelly to Donal Ryan - that capture for them Author: Martin Doyle.

A Traveller's History of Ireland gives a full and accurate portrait of Ireland from its prehistory right up to the present. The story opens with mysterious, early Celtic Ireland where no Roman stood, through Saint Patrick's mission to Ireland which began the process of making it "an island of saints," to the legendary high King Brian Boru and his struggle with Viking and/5.

I'm afraid Rick Steves doesn't rate very highly with a lot of locals and regulars on this forum. I'm a fan of Lonely Planet guides and I like their Ireland Guide. I think it's particularly suited to the more independent traveller who wants to stray a little from well worn tourist trails and get under the surface of things.

Her latest book is Robert Emmet: The Making of a Legend, about the leader of the doomed July rebellion. The Making of Modern Ireland by JC BeckettAuthor: Guardian Staff. Ireland is well-suited to the solo traveller – it’s been named among the 20 safest countries in the world, and the locals are known for their friendliness.

On the negative side, its transport networks aren’t quite as efficient as some other European countries, but don’t let that put you off. All you need is to plan your route and go, armed with a little bit of helpful information from Author: Kate Phelan.

Travellers’ accounts as source-materials for Irish historians Published in Book Reviews, Issue 3 (May/June ), Reviews, Volume Travellers’ accounts as source-materials for Irish historians.

Maynooth Research Guides for Irish Local History C. Woods (Four Courts Press, €) ISBN Here’s Ireland. Travel: Europe: Ireland Books - Save now on Cork Books, Dublin Books, titles like Michelin Ireland Map (Maps/Country (Michelin)), Michelin Great Britain & Ireland Map (Maps/Country (Michelin)), and other Travel: Europe: Ireland Books.

A Travellers History of Ireland User Review - ffilice - the book is a bit dense with information but that is the purpose of the book.

I have read many in the series and found this one a bit harder to get my hands about.3/5(1). User Review - Flag as inappropriate as a traveller myself i found this book very intresting it was like being a flyon the wall at those wee politacal meetings concearning the travelling people and being able to read what was said about us[altho i'm scottish] this book concearns the irish travellers,but never the less our struggle is the same i don't think they [especially the upper class] want 5/5(1).

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View The Rough Guide to Ireland on Amazon (July 3rd, release): Lonely Planet. A very comprehensive and well organised guide to Ireland. Suited to traveller who wants to explore every nook and cranny of Ireland.

Although its best to think of Lonely Planet as more of an encyclopedia than a tick list. Goodness, so many books! If you are looking for a comprehensive, single-volume survey of Irish history, I can recommend Thomas Bartlett's Ireland: A History (Cambridge, ).

He writes in a breezy, readable style and covers the subject thoroughly. Tips for Buying the Best Guide Books for Ireland. Who doesn’t want the best guide book for Ireland?

If you travel like us, you’re the one on the corner with a map and book bag. Yup, we like to be tourists. It’s part of the reason we travel: to see all the best sites in a country.

We’ll attempt to give you tips on the best guide books.Sligo Folk Tales is a book by local historian and author Joe McGowan, but it is also part of a series, Folk Tales from the British Isles. Others in the series include titles such as Donegal Folk Tales, Antrim Folk Tales and more folk tales from other regions of Ireland (and the UK), making them perfect some of the best Ireland travel books to pick up on your journey.