Ireland and her neighbours in the seventh century by Michael Richter

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Published by Four Courts Press in Dublin .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ireland -- Church history -- To 1172.,
  • Ireland -- Exiles -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Ireland -- Social conditions.,
  • Ireland -- Intellectual life.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementMichael Richter.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22611229M
ISBN 101851823697

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Pre-Christian Ireland (2) Eleanor Hull. A History of Ireland and Her People. All women might give presents to their poor neighbours out of their separate property, and the woman might entertain half the company allowed to her husband. Chariots were the usual means of entering into battle up to the seventh century, and decorated bronze.

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