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Dictionary of Irish Biography presented to Peter Robinson

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny presented Peter Robinson with the Dictionary of Irish Biography

Dictionary of Irish Biography

UN60 Exhibition

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

At the request of DFAT Michael and Kate researched, wrote and curated an exhibition celebrating the sixtieth anniversary of Ireland joining the United Nations (UN). 

Documents on Irish Foreign Policy

A Vision of Hell

Thursday, 10 December 2015

In October the Library was pleased to receive by donation a 19th century illustrated edition of Dante Alighieri’s Inferno – The Vision of Hell

Library

It’s Your Academy

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

The Royal Irish Academy: Annual Report for 2014/15.

Trinity in War and Revolution, 1912-1923 Published

Monday, 7 December 2015

New book reveals how Trinity students, staff and alumni experienced the tumultuous period of 1912-1923 which transformed Dublin, Ireland, and the wider world.

Publications

Galway Pocket Map Published

Wednesday, 2 December 2015

Galway c.1200 to c.1900: from medieval borough to modern city now available.

Publications, Irish Historic Towns Atlas

Proceedings of 2012 conference on Lebor na hUidre now available…

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

Lebor na hUidre (LU) is the oldest extant manuscript written entirely in the Irish language. It contains the earliest versions of some of the most celebrated sagas: Táin Bó Cuailnge, Togail Bruidne Da Derga, Fled...

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