The Transformation of Ireland

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The Transformation of Ireland

By Diarmaid Ferriter

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781585676811, 884pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2005

Description
In 1900, Ireland was a restless, impoverished, neglected corner of the British Empire. By 2000, it had become the "Celtic Tiger" of Europe. This landmark book is a comprehensive social, political, cultural, intellectual, and economic survey of that Irish century.