A Popular History of Ireland, Book 02

Thomas D'Arcy MCGEE (1825 - 1868)

Thomas D'Arcy McGee was an Irish refugee and a father of the Canadian confederation. His work on Irish history is comprehensive, encompassing twelve books; Book 2 begins with the Norse or Danish invasion of the island and continues through the end of the Viking period. (Summary by Sibella Denton)

Genre(s): Middle Ages/Middle History

Language: English

Group: McGee- Popular History of Ireland - books 1-12

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01 - The Danish Invasion Joan Freeman
00:23:01
Play 02 02 - Kings of the Ninth Century Maire Rhode
00:35:04
Play 03 03 - Reign of Flan "of the Shannon" Sibella Denton
00:15:40
Play 04 04 - Kings of the Tenth Century Leon Mire
00:28:29
Play 05 05 - Reign of Malachy II and Rivalry of Brian Sibella Denton
00:16:58
Play 06 06 - Brian, Ard-Righ - Battle of Clontarf Joan Freeman
00:21:22
Play 07 07 - Effects of the Rivalry of Brian and Malachy on the Ancient Constitution Sibella Denton
00:12:59
Play 08 08 - Latter Days of the Northmen in Ireland Sibella Denton
00:15:09