The Historian as Detective
The cultural reception of the Bible
Explorations in theology, literature and the arts
The Bible is undoubtedly the most influential ‘book’ that the world has ever known. In thirty essays, this wide-ranging volume examines the cultural impact of biblical texts, from...
Author/Editor: Salvador Ryan & Liam M. Tracey OSM, editors
Politics and political culture in Ireland from Restoration to Union, 1660-1800
Essays in honour of Jacqueline R. Hill
Political culture is not an idea that many historians of Ireland have engaged with, preferring more straightforward ways of thinking about the distribution of political power through institutions...
Author/Editor: Raymond Gillespie, James Kelly & Mary Ann Lyons, editors
Religion and politics in urban Ireland, c.1500–c.1750
Essays in honour of Colm Lennon
This collection celebrates the career of Colm Lennon, one of Ireland's most respected early modern historians. It examines the interplay between politics and religion in early modern Ireland,...
Author/Editor: Salvador Ryan & Clodagh Tait, editors