Ireland: the politics of enmity 1789–2006 Paul Bew (Oxford University Press, £35) ISBN 9780198205555 According to the preface, this book ‘is about the conflict between the Protestant British—both on the […]

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The Orange Order Mervyn Jess (O’Brien Press, €11.95) ISBN 97808627896619 The Orange Order: a contemporary Northern Irish history Eric P. Kaufmann (Oxford University Press, £30) ISBN 9780199208487 Unionism and Orangeism […]

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Sentiment is not something that one would normally associate with Henry Ford, who once remarked that ‘History is bunk!’ (Readers of a certain age might recall that this was a […]

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National Print Museum Músaem Náisiúnta Cló Garrison Chapel, Beggars Bush, Haddington Road, Dublin 4 +353 (1) 6603770, npmuseum@iol.ie, www.nationalprintmuseum.ie Mon.–Fri. 9am–5pm, Sat. & Sun. 2–5pm Closed bank holiday weekends by […]

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Pretenders looking for their crowns Kings Director: Tom Collins by Mícheál Mac Aonghusa Surely the most chilling line of dialogue in Kings is the acknowledgement, ‘Seo é do bhaile anois’ […]

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