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Back in stock: Campaign Journals of the Elizabethan Irish wars

June 21, 2022

Due to phenomenal demand, a second print run has been issued of the paperback reprint of Campaign journals of the Elizabethan Irish wars, edited by David Edwards. This edition gathers together 19 journals of military campaigns in Ireland during the reign of Elizabeth I. They record military operations by crown forces in all four provinces, on land and […]

Temporarily out of stock: Campaign Journals of the Elizabethan Irish wars

June 7, 2022

The recently released paperback edition of David Edward’s ‘Campaign journals of the Elizabethan Irish wars’ is now sold out. We are reprinting this title and it will be made available again on our online shop as soon as possible.

Eoin MacNeill Lecture 2022

June 1, 2022

On 27 May 2022 Professor Ludmilla Jordanova, Emeritus Professor of History and Visual Culture and Emeritus Director of the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture, Durham University delivered the fourth Eoin MacNeill Lecture. Established in 2011, these lectures provide an opportunity for distinguished scholars from outside Ireland to discuss the importance of archives and primary […]

An Post postal rates increase

March 1, 2022

In line with the recent price increases by An Post, new shipping rates will come into effect on our online shop from today, 1 March 2022. Most rates within Ireland are unchanged. There are slight increases to international shipping, with the exception of deliveries to France, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium and The Netherlands which have been […]