Edward Rutherfurd: Ireland - Awakening

Following the critically acclaimed success of Dublin, this riveting sequel takes the story of Ireland from the seventeenth century onwards, picking up at the Reformation, and with it, the devastating arrival of Oliver Cromwell.
ISBN: 9780099476559
Author: Edward Rutherfurd
Page: 944
Binding: Soft cover
Publication date: 2007
Format: Book
Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE
Language: English

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Cromwell heralds the inauguration of two hundred years of Protestant dominance, throughout which many of the Irish people were impoverished and dispossessed. Dublin is made a Protestant capital, and Catholics become an underclass. Set against the dramatic backdrop of Irish political history, this powerful saga is brought to its conclusion. Journeying through the centuries right the way up to the twentieth century’s Easter Rising and Independence, passing through turbulent milestones such as The Year ofthe French, the Famine and The Home Rule Movement of Parnell along the way.

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