A Woman of Substance (Harte Family Saga Book 1)

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It was succeeded in 1969 by the decimal 10 pence which had the same size, weight and basic design. The peasants were almost totally dependent on the potato as a source of food because this crop produced more food per acre than wheat and could also be sold as a source of income. One type of survey - the extent, made on the death of any manorial lord or baron holding land directly from the Crown, did briefly describe the manor house and its surrounding farm buildings.
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The Finkler Question

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Any improvements they made to the land still became the property of the landlord upon eviction. There is no fixed number of members in the House of Lords, but currently there are 826 members - many more than in the House of Commons, more than the combined houses of the American Congress or the Indian Parliament (although both of these nations have a federal system), and the second biggest legislative body in the world (after the Chinese National People's Congress which is effectively a rubber-stamping body).
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Violence (Longman African Classics Series)

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Petula Clark is among those old voices that still rocks on the music industry. Some of these founded entirely new kingdoms in Pictland and, to a lesser degree, in parts of Cornwall, Wales, and Cumbria. It was the cataclysmic Potato Famine of 1845-1851, one of the most severe disasters in Irish history, that initiated the greatest departure of Irish immigrants to the United States. Team members are drawn from the main county sides, and include both English and Welsh players.
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My Brother Jack (Imprint Classics)

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For example, they have traditionally promoted such causes as racial equality, welfare programs, environmental issues, and gun control. Capturing his friend’s physiognomy through a series of The artist, at the time of the 1983 exhibition. purchased by the present owner’s mother. Parnell fought for control to the end, but his body was collapsing and he died in 1891 at age 45. Since 1970 a remarkable stream of research on eighteenth-century British history flowed out of Cambridge under the guidance of Jack Plumb, and distinguished work on the nineteenth was masterminded by Derek Beales.
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The Boy I Love

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Many of those who emigrated, climbed abroad ships that were so unsafe they were commonly referred to as 'coffin ships.' Many more died en route to America and Canada. Zadie Smith's dazzling first novel is not to be missed. Also selected for the back cover of Jane Hill’s monograph on the artist, lot 293, where purchased by the present owner for £12,350. In December 1921 representatives of both governments signed an Anglo-Irish Treaty.
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The Rendezvous And Other Stories

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In fact Dublin was much more than 1000 years old in 1988, it was a major commercial centre striking coins as early as 995AD as will be seen elsewhere on these pages, Dublin was actually founded no later than 840AD and probably much earlier. Opdam N J, Bronkhurst E M, Roeters J M, Loomans B A. National Geographic. v.159n.4 (April 1981):432-440 Kennedy, Liam. "The Great Exodus: The Nineteenth Century." She has worked as an arts administrator in theatre and in a writers’ centre; as a translator, as a bookseller and also in a university library.
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A Chancer (Fiction series)

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The quality and history of Irish art make it very desirable both in Ireland and Internationally especially for paintings by Irish artists. Today the typical parish is less closed mainly due to the falling off in religious practice over the last decades of the twentieth century and the increased mainstreaming of parishioners. He'd got a little house of his own, and sat all night footering with the coals.
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Toxicology: Stories

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Andrew is a media and marketing professional with a 20 year career spanning music publishing, TV, film, advertising and digital.... The ‘Rising’, Richard English emphatically tells us, ‘was a Catholic affair’ (p. 267). ‘Catholicism was evident during the week itself’, he observes, ‘the rebels recited the Rosary in the General Post Office … during the Rising and were attended by Catholic priests’ (p. 274). Such assistance can certainly make people a lot more Usa!
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Dusk: A Novel (Modern Library Paperbacks)

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These men would later return to Ireland to be met as heroes by cheering crowds. For example, Eoin Harris in 2005 writing on ‘what happened to Protestants in the South between 1911 and 1980’, claimed, ‘the ethnic cleansing of 50,000 [Protestant] farmers, shopkeepers and artisans in 1921’; or the Reverend Ian Paisley writing in 1999 on the same subject: ‘what are the real facts [in the Republic]? Signature poem: ‘Belfast Confetti’, from 1987’s The Irish for No, is pure Carson: MacNeice’s influence shines through in this postmodern take on urban chaos during the Troubles.
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Gifted: A Novel

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In America, Neo-Expressionists included Philip Guston (1913-80), Julian Schnabel, David Salle and others. The Dubliners might arguably be the first folk rock band out of Ireland. Sinn Fein was founded by Arthur Griffith, a Dublin-born journalist and IRB member. Informed by current debates and contemporary theories of mourning, Twiddy discusses themes of war and peace, social pastoral and environmental change, draws on the enduring influence of both Classical and Romantic poetics and explores poets' changing relationships with pastoral elegy throughout their careers.
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