A compact history of Ireland from the Celts to the Economic Crash, this
illustrated ebook was written for people who want a quick overview of
the subject or want to fill in the gaps in their knowledge. Concise but
comprehensive, the book can be read in a couple of sessions: ideal for
people who want a summary of the key facts and don’t have the time or
stamina to read scholarly tomes.
Celtic IrelandThe Norman Invasion of IrelandReformation and PlantationThe Seventeenth CenturyThe Eighteenth CenturyThe Nineteenth CenturyHome RuleFrom The Easter Rising to The War of IndependenceTreaty and PartitionThe Civil WarThe Free StateThe EmergencyPost-Emergency IrelandThe Sixties and SeventiesThe SlumpThe Celtic TigerThe Economic Crash
History Compressed also contains brief biographies of key figures in
Irish history, a comprehensive timeline from the Celtic Era to 2012, and
suggestions for further reading on the history of Ireland.