History Courses For

Dr. Christopher C. Lovett

Ireland, Great Britain, and the "Irish Problem"

Barrett, James R. The Irish Way: Becoming American in the Multiethnic City. New York: Penguin Press, 2012.

Barry, Tom. Guerilla Days in Ireland: A Personal Account of the Anglo-Irish War. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1981.

Bartlett, Kevin, et. al. The 1798 Rebellion: An Illustrated History. Boulder: Robert Rineharts, 1998.

Bennett, Richard. The Black and Tans: The British Special Police in Ireland. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1959.

Berleth, Richard. The Twilight Lords: An Irish Chronicle. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1978.

Cahill, Thomas. How The Irish Saved Civilization. New York: Doubleday, 1995.

Coffey, Thomas M. Agony at Easter: The 1916: Irish Uprising. London: Harrap, 1969.

Conlon, Gerry. In the Name of the Father. New York: Plume, 1993.

Coogan, Tim Pat. On the Blanket: The Inside Story of the IRA Prisoners' "Dirty" Protest. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1980

___. The IRA: A History. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1993.

___. Michael Collins: The Man Who Made Ireland. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1992.

___. The Troubles: Ireland's Ordeal 1966-1996 and the Search for Peace. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1996.

___. The Plot: How the Great Hunger was Engineered. New York: St. Martins Press, 2011.

Creel, George. Ireland's Fight for Freedom. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1919.

Curtis, Liz. The Cause of Ireland from the United Irishmen to Partition.

Dangerfield, George. The Damnable Question: One Hundred and Twenty Years of Anglo-Irish Conflict. Boston: Atlantic-Little, Brown, 1976.

Davies, Norman. The Isles: A History. New York: Oxford, 1999.

De Rosa, Peter. Rebels: The Irish Rising of 1916. New York: Fawcett/Ballantine, 1990.

Duffy, Peter. The Killing of Major Denis Mahon: A Mystery of Old Ireland. New York: Harper, 2007.

Elliot, Marianne. The Catholics of Ulster: A History. New York: Basic Books, 2001.

Flanagan, Thomas. The Year of the French. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1979.

___. The Tenants of Time. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1988.

___. The End of the Hunt. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1994.

Fraser, Antonia. Cromwell: The Lord Protector. New York: Knopf, 1974.

Gallaher, Thomas. Paddy's Lament, Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to Hatred. New York: Harcourt Brace, and Company, 1982.

Gibney, John. The Shadow of a Year: The 1641 Rebellion in Irish History and Memory. Madison: Wisconsin, 2013.

Golway, Terry. For the Cause of Liberty: A Thousand Years of Ireland's Heroes. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2000.

Hart, Peter. Mick: The Real Michael Collins. New York: Viking, 2005.

Hayes-McCoy, G. A. Irish Battles: A Military of Ireland. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1969.

Hill, Christopher. God's Englishman: Oliver Cromwell and the English Revolution. New York: Dial Press, 1970. 

Hittle, J. B. E. Michael Collins and the Anglo-Irish War: Britain's Counterinsurgency Failure. Washingto: Potomac Books, 2011.

Ignatiev, Noel. How the Irish Became White. New York: Routledge, 1995.

Jackson, Alvin. Home Rule: An Irish History 1800-2000. New York: Oxford, 2003.

Jenkins, Simon. A Short History of England: The Glorious Story of a Rowdy Nation. Washington: Public Affairs, 2011.

Kautt, William H. The Anglo-Irish War: A People's War. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1999.

Kee, Robert. The Green Flag: A History of Irish Nationalism. New York: Penguin, 1972.

___. The Laurel and the Ivy: The Story of Charles Stewart Parnell and Irish Nationalism. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1993.

Kelly, John. The Graves are Walking: The Great Famine and the Saga of the Irish People. New York: Henry Holt, 2012.

Keneally, Thomas. The Great Shame and the Triumph of the Irish in the English-Speaking World. New York: Doubleday, 1998.

Kinealy, Christine. This Great Calamity: The Irish Famine 1845-52. Boulder: Robeerts Rinehart, 1995.

Laxton, Edward. The Famine Ships: The Irish Exodus to America. New York: Henry Holt, 1996.

McGarry, Fearghal. The Rising Ireland: Easter 1916. New York: Oxford, 2010.

Muenger, Elizabeth A. The British Military Dilemma in Ireland: Occupation Politics 1886-1914.Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1991.

O'Connor, Frank. The Big Fellow: Michael Collins and the Irish Revolution. New York: Picador, 1998.

O'Connor, Ulick. Michael Collins and the Troubles: The Struggle for Irish Freedom, 1912-1922. New York: W. W. Norton, 1975.

O Murchadha, Ciaran. The Great Famine: Ireland's Agony 1845-1852. New York: Continuum, 2011.

O'Reilly, Victor. Games of the Hangman. New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1991.

Pakenham, Thomas. The Year of Liberty: The History of the Great Irish Rebellion of 1798. New York: Random House, 1969

Ranelagh, John O'Beirne. A Shot History of Ireland. New York: Cambridge, 1983.

Silva, Daniel. The Marching Season. New York: Random House, 1999.

Stevenson, Jonathan. "We Wrecked The Place": Contemplating and End to the Northern Irish Troubles. New York: Free Press, 1996.

Stubbs, John. Reprobates: The Cavaliers of the English Civil War. New York: W. W. Norton, 2011.

Tanner, Marcus. Ireland's Holy Wars: The Struggle for a Nation's Soul 1500-2000. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

Taylor, Peter. Loyalists: War and Peace in Northern Ireland. New York: TV Books, 1999.

Tillyard, Stella. Citizen Lord: The Life of Edward Fitzgerald Irish Revolutionary. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1997.

Toolis, Kevin. Rebel Hearts: Journeys With the IRA's Soul. New York: St. Martins Griffin, 1995.

Townshend, Charles. Political Violence in Ireland: Government and Resistance since 1848. New York: Oxford, 1983.

Woodham-Smith, Cecil. The Great Hunger. New York: Harper and Row, 1962.