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Helena King, RIA Publications Senior Editor, has been appointed as a member of the Training Committee of the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP).
Wishing you all a happy Christmas with one last bonus word: 'Nollaig'.
Celebrating the reprint of our book with some bonus words. No. 104: Craobh: branching out
Celebrating the reprint of our book with some bonus words. No. 103: Tarbh: a bull by the horns
Celebrating the reprint of our book with some bonus words. No. 102: Amadán: fooling around
Celebrating the reprint of our book with some bonus words. No. 101: cró: through the eye of a needle
Sean O'Rourke interviews Dr John Gibney on our latest book Ireland: a voice among the nations
On Wednesday 27 November the RIA's new illustrated history of Irish foreign affairs was launched by Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Simon Coveney TD.
To mark the publication of A history of Ireland in 100 words here is the biography of Adomnán, who makes an appearance in the entry for the word 'Cáin', tax laws, specifically the landmark Cáin Adomnáin (law...
Celebrating the Irish launch of the book with a series of vlogs by the editors and contributors.