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Irish Battles

A Military History of Ireland

by G. A. Hayes-McCoy

  • 7 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Irish Books & Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Ireland,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8310649M
    ISBN 10086281250X
    ISBN 109780862812508

      The Irish 9th Massachusetts Cut Off During the Seven Days Battles. Cultural. Painting of the Return of the 69th from Bull Run Unearthed. Blog Posts. The Real Story Behind The Immigrants’ Civil War Photo. Why I’m Writing The Immigrants’ Civil War. The Five Meanings of “The Immigrants’ Civil War”. Taliban. They give the U.S Army, Marines, and even SF trouble. Even the entirety of ISAF has a hard time to take them out. I dont remember the IRA being able to take on any elite military force. G.A. Hayes-McCoy's book is a great introduction to the nature and methods of Irish warfare. He surveys some of the most influential battles of ancient Irish history, while ignoring modern aspects of the conflict there/5(7). The battles of Hugh o'Neil in the 16th century get very close attention, with the author pointing to the developement of Irish skirmishing tactics in the boughs of Ireland from Norman times until the Aughrim in Cited by: 3.

    Irish Battles presents a military history of Ireland in the form of a series of connected studies, recounting fourteen major Irish battles between and Each battle is discussed in relation to the general history of the period, the development of military science and weaponry, and the topographical aspects of the battlefield itself/5. Irish Battles Hardcover – March 1, by Gerard Anthony Hayes- McCoy (Author)Author: Gerard Anthony Hayes- McCoy. While warfare has been a characteristic of much of Irish history, Irish Battles is the first book to have portrayed the major Irish wars in detail. Irish Battles - A Military History of Ireland While warfare has been a characteristic of much of Irish history, Irish Battles is the first book to have portrayed the major Irish wars in detail. Illustrated in full colour and with plans of each battlefield, it presents a military history of Ireland in the form of connected accounts of the major.

      Declan Power has written an interesting short work on a little known battle fought by an Irish infantry company during the Katanga War early in the history of a recently independent Republic of the Congo. The book, made popular by the recent Netflix production, “Siege of Jadotville,” is definitely worth the read/5(84). – Battle of Hy-Many – MacFeorais and Clanricarde soundly defeat the Uí Maine. Achadhmona; battle between the O'Donnells, in Tirhugh; – Battle of Lough Neagh – naval battle between Hugh O'Neill and the Clann Hugh Buidhe [citation needed] – Calry-Lough-Gill – O Rourke soundly defeated by the O Connors. Leon Uriss beloved Irish classic, available in Avon mass market. From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus, Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure that captures the "terrible beauty" of Ireland during its long and bloody struggle for freedom/5. This readable account brings together a compendium of Irish Battles from Clontarf in to Arklow in Each of the dozen or so battles has a chapter devoted to it/5(5).


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G.A. Hayes-McCoy's book is a great introduction to the nature and methods of Irish warfare. He surveys some of the most influential battles of ancient Irish history, while Cited by: 3.

Irish Battles presents a military history of Ireland in the form of a series of connected studies, recounting fourteen major Irish battles between and The battles examined are: Clontarf, Dublin, Dysert O'Dea, Knockdoe, Farsetmore, Clontibret, The Yellow Ford, Moyry Pass, Kinsale, Benburb, Rathmines, The/5.

Irish republican campaign against Northern Ireland –98 The Troubles: List of battles in Ireland Prehistoric era. 5th century. – Ath Dara; – First Battle of Dumha Aichir [citation needed] – Bri Ele [citation needed] – Second Battle. The siege Irish Battles book Jadotville was an engagement during the Congo Crisis in September "A" Company, 35th Battalion (UN service) of the Irish Army ONUC contingent was attacked by Katangese Gendarmerie troops loyal to the Katangese Prime Minister Moïse lightly armed Irish soldiers, besieged in Jadotville (modern Likasi), resisted Katangese assaults for five days as a relief force of Location: Jadotville, Katanga.

''In telling the full story for the first time, former soldier Declan Power does the brave men of A Company a great service.'' --Irish Times (Dublin)''Siege at Jadotville lifts the lid on one of the most controversial episodes in Ireland's UN service.'' --Sunday World (Dublin)''A fine book, well-written and expertly researched/5(84).

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: Appletree Press Ltd., Includes index. Description: pages, 24 unnumbered. While warfare has been a characteristic of much of Irish history, Irish Battles is the first book to have portrayed the major Irish wars in detail.

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