From: WHeke [mailto:wheke@...
Sent: Tuesday, 29 August 2006 8:51 p.m.
Subject: Irish books
For those of you with Irish ancestors and/or interested in Ireland the
website is worth looking at. Each month a
book is available to read on line - F R E E! Here is the latest
P. W. Joyce's A Concise History of Ireland is now available to read online
This book provides a good general overview to - and sequence of - Irish
history from the earliest times to the beginning of the 20th Century.
John Healy's Irish Essays: Literary and Historical is now also complete with
essays on the Round Towers, St. Patrick in the West of Ireland, the Abbeys
of Cong and Inismaine, and Grania Uaile (Grace O'Malley, the Pirate Queen)
having been added.