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Biography

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About Being Normal: My Life in Abnormal Circumstances

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ISBN/EAN: 9780995523920
Desmond Fennell has been a major force in the intellectual life of this country for at least the past five decades.

He has earned a reputation as a courageous and at times controversial commentator, and his journalism in the early 1970s helped to bring about a rethinking of the Nationalist approach to Northern Ireland, thus providing a philosophical basis for the peace process of the 1990.
Pub. Date: March 1 2017
Author: FENNELL, DESMOND
Format: Paperback
Stock: -1
Price: €20.00


Adventures of a Wonky-Eyed Boy: The Short-Arse Years: Jason Byrne's Memoir

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ISBN/EAN: 9780717170371
A hilarious childhood memoir from one of Ireland's funniest comedians.
Publisher: Gill Books Ireland
Pub. Date: September 23 2016
Author: BYRNE, JASON
Format: Hardback
Stock: 0
Price: €16.95

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After the Titanic: A Life of Derek Mahon

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ISBN/EAN: 9780717164417
After the Titanic: A Life of Derek Mahon is a portrait of an artistic life in motion and stirring reflection on the capacity of great poetry to fashion something lasting of our deepest fears and insecurities.
Publisher: Gill Books Ireland
Pub. Date: September 26 2014
Author: ENNISS STEPHEN
Format: Hardback
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Against the Tide

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ISBN/EAN: 9780717142958
The widely acclaimed autobiography of Irish politician and doctor, Noel Christopher Browne.
Publisher: Gill Books Ireland
Pub. Date: June 12 2007
Author: BROWNE, NOEL
Format: Paperback
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Price: €19.99


An Bhfuil Cead Agam/ Coming Home

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ISBN/EAN: 9780717171590
Packed with anecdotes and exercises,this is the story of Michael McCaughan's journey through the Irish language - the ups and downs, the breakthroughs and setbacks - and a guide for others anxious to follow in his footsteps and strike out in search of the gra.
Publisher: Gill Books Ireland
Pub. Date: March 17 2017
Author: MCCAUGHAN, MICHAEL
Format: Paperback
Stock: 4
Price: €14.99


An Irish Navvy: Diary Of An Exile

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ISBN/EAN: 9781848891883
This vivid picture of an Irish navvy's life in England in the 1950s mirrors that of an entire generation who left Ireland without education or hope. Days without food or work, the hardships of work camps, lonesome partings after trips home, periods of intense isolation and bitter reflection, all were part of the experience.
Publisher: Collins Press Ireland
Pub. Date: July 1 2013
Author: MACAMHLAIGH, DONALL
Format: Paperback
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Price: €9.99


An Poc ar Buile: The Life & Times of Sean O Se

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ISBN/EAN: 9781848892538
In 1962 Sean O Se recorded 'An Poc ar Buile' with Sean O Riada and Ceoltoiri Chualann. It proved a huge success and resulted in seven wonderful years working with Sean O Riada and over sixty years of singing. This is his story.
Publisher: Collins Press Ireland
Pub. Date: September 21 2015
Author: O SE, SEAN
Format: Paperback
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An Unsung Hero Tom Crean

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ISBN/EAN: 9781905172863
Now available in a fresh, new format, this is the story of the remarkable Tom Crean who ran away to sea aged fifteen and played a memorable role in Antarctic exploration. An unforgettable story of triumph over unparalleled hardship and deprivation does justice to this enigmatic figure.
Pub. Date: February 1 2009
Author: SMITH, MICHAEL
Format: Paperback
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Price: €12.95

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Ascend or Die: Richard Crosbie, Pioneer of Balloon Flight

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ISBN/EAN: 9781845889852
Tells the dramatic story of the intrepid scientist and showman, Richard Crosbie, and places extraordinary achievements in the context of European ballooning.
Publisher: HISTORY PRESS IRELAND
Pub. Date: July 1 2010
Author: MACMAHON, BRYAN
Format: Paperback
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Back Of The Hack: Growing Up In The Liberties

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ISBN/EAN: 9781906353407
Author: CLIFFORD, KATHLEEN
Format: Paperback
Stock: 2
Price: €14.99


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