Mayo: History and Society


Gerard Moran Nollaig Ó Muraíle and William Nolan

Regular price €50.00

2014, Geography Publications,                                                                                               920 pages

This is the highly anticipated 22nd volume in the History and Society series. The book comprises a series of narratives delivered through the diverse perspectives of a range of academics and local historians. This collection explores the historical, political, social and religious influences that have shaped and developed Mayo from pre-Christian times right through to the modern day.

The ambitious History and Society series endeavour to assemble a library of county histories for all of Ireland. Each volume builds up comprehensive insights into the respective study areas. Each individual book comprises a collection of specialist essays arranged chronologically and based, where possible, on the entity of the county. The volumes are profusely illustrated with maps and photographs.