Readership: Students of Irish and British history; lecturers, academics, teachers; general readers, Irish diaspora in USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand.
Edited by S.J. Connolly, Professor of Irish History, School of History and Anthropology, Queen's University, Belfast
Sean Connolly is Professor of Irish History at the School of History and Anthropology, Queen's University, Belfast. His previous posts have included Archivist at the Public Record Office of Ireland, Lecturer at St Patrick's College, Dublin, and Lecturer and later Reader in History at the University of Ulster. He is the author and editor of a number of titles.
"The mix of entries...is truly eclectic and surprising" - Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine
"excellent reference book" - 01/06/11
"essential reference tool." - Your Family History
List of Maps
Preface to the First Edition
Note to the Reader