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The Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book of the Year 2017


‘Atlas of the Irish Revolution’, a book which tells the full story of Ireland’s revolutionary history from 1913 to 1923, has been voted the ‘Bord Gáis Energy Book of the Year’ for 2017.

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About the book:

The Atlas of the Irish Revolution  presents scholarship on the revolutionary period in a uniquely accessible and visual manner. With just under 1000 pages, weighing 5kg – and featuring hundreds of maps, photographs, paintings and other illustrations – this spectacular volume is the most comprehensive treatment of Ireland’s revolutionary years from 1912 to 1923 ever produced.