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100 Greatest Moments in Irish History

Written by Tara Gallagher, Alyssa Peacock

Illustrated by Hannah Bailey

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100 Greatest Moments in Irish History Synopsis

From the earliest settlements at Mount Sandel around 7000 BC to the first meeting of the Northern Ireland Assembly in 2007, the book introduces the great moments in Irish history to children. Double page spreads are devoted to nine key moments: BATTLE OF CLONTARF DESMOND REBELLIONS BATTLE OF THE BOYNE 1798 REBELLION GREAT FAMINE THE RISE OF THE GAA EASTER RISING WORLD WAR 2 (concentrating on the Bombing of the North Strand - when the war came to Dublin) GOOD FRIDAY AGREEMENT And social history is not forgotten - here you'll also find the first publication of the Irish Times, Dana's Eurovision song contest victory, the opening of Dublin Zoo, Riverdance and Stephen Roche's victory in the Tour de France. Illustrated throughout in full colour, here's a perfect introduction for children to Irish history in bite sized chunks.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780717149704
Publication date: 26th August 2011
Author: Tara Gallagher, Alyssa Peacock
Illustrator: Hannah Bailey
Publisher: Gill Books an imprint of Gill
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 64 pages

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