Irish History

The End Of Outrage
By February 14, 2019 Read More →

The End Of Outrage

 Breandan Mac Suibhne’s great book on the Irish Famine is back in stock.

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How the Irish Saved Civilisation by Thomas Cahill
By February 7, 2019 Read More →

How the Irish Saved Civilisation by Thomas Cahill

This book is the untold story of Ireland’s heroic rule from the fall of Rome tp the rise of Medieval Europe. There are copies in the shop at the moment.

From Jigs to Jacobites – Launch Feb 9th NUI Galway
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

From Jigs to Jacobites – Launch Feb 9th NUI Galway

Women and Traditional/ Folk Music Research Symposium takes place at NUI Galway this Saturday February 9th from 8.30am. The book, From Jigs to Jacobites, by Orfhlaith Ní Bhriain and Michael McCabe, will be launched at 1pm that day by Professor Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh.   The book  explores 4000 years of Irish history through the lens of [...]

Old skool school books
By January 17, 2019 Read More →

Old skool school books

We have a lovely selection of old school books in the shop at the moment such as: The History of Ireland -Illustrated Ireland – From AD 800 to AD 1600 An Máthair – Pádraic MacPiarais Come in for a trip down memory lane!    

On Raglan Road – Gerard Hanberry
By December 20, 2018 Read More →

On Raglan Road – Gerard Hanberry

Gerry Hanberry called in today to sign copies of his book, ‘On Raglan Road’. The book looks at the famous Irish song and the woman who inspired it.

Essays by an Irish Rebel – Revolution, Politics and Culture – Liam Ó Briain
By December 17, 2018 Read More →

Essays by an Irish Rebel – Revolution, Politics and Culture – Liam Ó Briain

Essays by an Irish Rebel: Revolution, Politics and Culture (Liam Ó Briain) (1888 – 1974) have been translated from Irish by Eoin Ó Dochartaigh and we have copies in the shop published by Ardcrú Books. O Briain was a well-known figure in Irish public life. He fought in the Easter Rising of 1916 as an [...]

Father Browne’s Photography Books
By March 6, 2017 Read More →

Father Browne’s Photography Books

Newly available on bargain books are Father Browne’s Kerry and Father Browne’s Laois collections of photographs. About Father Browne’s Laois Father Browne, ‘Ireland’s greatest documentary photographer’ according to The Irish Times, lived for in Emo, County Laois, for twenty-eight years, where he had his homemade photo laboratory and where he perfected the art which he [...]

Labharfad Le Cách; I Will Speak to You All by Peig Sayers
By June 10, 2016 Read More →

Labharfad Le Cách; I Will Speak to You All by Peig Sayers

Tá cóipeanna de Labharfad Le Cách; I Will Speak to You All  le Peig Sayers ar fáil againn anseo i Charlie Byrne’s anois.

The Hurley Maker’s Son by Patrick Deeley
By April 15, 2016 Read More →

The Hurley Maker’s Son by Patrick Deeley

New in at Charlie Byrne’s  Galway author Patrick Deeley’s latest novel, The Hurley Maker’s Son.

Launch of Grandpa The Sniper by Frank Shouldice
By March 9, 2016 Read More →

Launch of Grandpa The Sniper by Frank Shouldice

Charlie Byrne’s will be hosting the launch of Grandpa the Sniper by Frank Shouldice, this Thursday the 10th of March at 6pm.