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The encyclopedia of Ireland

an A-Z guide to its people, places, history, and culture


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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Ireland,
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- Encyclopedias,
    • Northern Ireland -- Encyclopedias

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCiaran Brady, general editor.
      ContributionsBrady, Ciaran.
      LC ClassificationsDA906 .E53 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 390 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages390
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6794220M
      ISBN 100195216857
      LC Control Number00062393

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