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The Resource The Iveragh Peninsula : a cultural atlas of the Ring of Kerry, editors, John Crowley and John Sheehan ; photographic consultant, Nick Hogan ; GIS consultant, Helen Bradley

The Iveragh Peninsula : a cultural atlas of the Ring of Kerry, editors, John Crowley and John Sheehan ; photographic consultant, Nick Hogan ; GIS consultant, Helen Bradley

Label
The Iveragh Peninsula : a cultural atlas of the Ring of Kerry
Title
The Iveragh Peninsula
Title remainder
a cultural atlas of the Ring of Kerry
Statement of responsibility
editors, John Crowley and John Sheehan ; photographic consultant, Nick Hogan ; GIS consultant, Helen Bradley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowley, John
  • Sheehan, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iveragh (Ireland : Barony)
  • Iveragh (Ireland : Barony)
  • Iveragh (Ireland : Barony)
  • Kerry (Ireland)
  • Kerry (Ireland)
  • Kerry (Ireland)
Label
The Iveragh Peninsula : a cultural atlas of the Ring of Kerry, editors, John Crowley and John Sheehan ; photographic consultant, Nick Hogan ; GIS consultant, Helen Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • I.
  • Landscape.
  • p. 14
  • Geology of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 16
  • Physical Landscape of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 25
  • Iveragh's Coast and Mountains.
  • p. 33
  • Man, Animals and the Environment in Iveragh.
  • p. 45
  • Mountains of Iveragh: A Personal Journey.
  • p. 58
  • Landscape, Myth and Imagination in Iveragh.
  • p. 69
  • Toponymy of the Peninsula of Uibh Rathach.
  • p. 81
  • II.
  • Early Iveragh.
  • p. 96
  • Prehistory: Settlement and Ritual in Iveragh.
  • p. 98
  • Early Medieval Iveragh, ad 400-1200.
  • p. 113
  • Skellig Michael: Monastic Island Retreat in the Atlantic.
  • p. 129
  • Vikings and Iveragh.
  • p. 141
  • Medieval Iveragh: Kingdoms and Dynasties.
  • p. 148
  • 'Conquest' of the Iveragh Peninsula: Mapping and Surveying, c.1598-c.1700.
  • p. 160
  • III.
  • Historic Iveragh.
  • p. 184
  • Alexander Nimmo and the Mapping of Iveragh, 1811-12.
  • p. 186
  • Daniel O'Connell and Iveragh.
  • p. 200
  • Great Famine in Iveragh.
  • p. 217
  • Lansdowne Estate in Iveragh under the Agency of William Steuart Trench, 1849-72.
  • p. 226
  • Connecting South Kerry.
  • p. 247
  • Fight for Independence in Iveragh, 1914-22.
  • p. 266
  • Tourism and the Ring: Past and Present.
  • p. 283
  • IV.
  • Cultural Traditions.
  • p. 292
  • Food Culture of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 294
  • Sporting Heritage of Iveragh.
  • p. 302
  • Songs and Music of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 316
  • Uibh Rathach and the Irish Language.
  • p. 332
  • Uibh Rathach and the Evolution of Irish Folklore.
  • p. 350
  • V.
  • Contemporary Iveragh.
  • p. 370
  • Contemporary Economic Development in Iveragh.
  • p. 372
  • Demographic Change on the Iveragh Peninsula, 1926-2006.
  • p. 386
  • Iveragh's Uplands: Farming and Society.
  • p. 394
  • Contemporary Change and Planning in the Iveragh Landscape.
  • p. 404
  • VI.
  • Representing Iveragh.
  • p. 432
  • Jack B. Yeats and Iveragh.
  • p. 434
  • Paul Henry's Iveragh Paintings.
  • p. 441
  • Pauline Bewick: Painting Iveragh.
  • p. 447
  • Endnotes.
  • p. 459
  • Index.
  • p. 475
Control code
ocn302078562
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xii, 495 p.
Isbn
9781859184301
Other physical details
col. ill., maps, plans
Label
The Iveragh Peninsula : a cultural atlas of the Ring of Kerry, editors, John Crowley and John Sheehan ; photographic consultant, Nick Hogan ; GIS consultant, Helen Bradley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • I.
  • Landscape.
  • p. 14
  • Geology of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 16
  • Physical Landscape of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 25
  • Iveragh's Coast and Mountains.
  • p. 33
  • Man, Animals and the Environment in Iveragh.
  • p. 45
  • Mountains of Iveragh: A Personal Journey.
  • p. 58
  • Landscape, Myth and Imagination in Iveragh.
  • p. 69
  • Toponymy of the Peninsula of Uibh Rathach.
  • p. 81
  • II.
  • Early Iveragh.
  • p. 96
  • Prehistory: Settlement and Ritual in Iveragh.
  • p. 98
  • Early Medieval Iveragh, ad 400-1200.
  • p. 113
  • Skellig Michael: Monastic Island Retreat in the Atlantic.
  • p. 129
  • Vikings and Iveragh.
  • p. 141
  • Medieval Iveragh: Kingdoms and Dynasties.
  • p. 148
  • 'Conquest' of the Iveragh Peninsula: Mapping and Surveying, c.1598-c.1700.
  • p. 160
  • III.
  • Historic Iveragh.
  • p. 184
  • Alexander Nimmo and the Mapping of Iveragh, 1811-12.
  • p. 186
  • Daniel O'Connell and Iveragh.
  • p. 200
  • Great Famine in Iveragh.
  • p. 217
  • Lansdowne Estate in Iveragh under the Agency of William Steuart Trench, 1849-72.
  • p. 226
  • Connecting South Kerry.
  • p. 247
  • Fight for Independence in Iveragh, 1914-22.
  • p. 266
  • Tourism and the Ring: Past and Present.
  • p. 283
  • IV.
  • Cultural Traditions.
  • p. 292
  • Food Culture of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 294
  • Sporting Heritage of Iveragh.
  • p. 302
  • Songs and Music of the Iveragh Peninsula.
  • p. 316
  • Uibh Rathach and the Irish Language.
  • p. 332
  • Uibh Rathach and the Evolution of Irish Folklore.
  • p. 350
  • V.
  • Contemporary Iveragh.
  • p. 370
  • Contemporary Economic Development in Iveragh.
  • p. 372
  • Demographic Change on the Iveragh Peninsula, 1926-2006.
  • p. 386
  • Iveragh's Uplands: Farming and Society.
  • p. 394
  • Contemporary Change and Planning in the Iveragh Landscape.
  • p. 404
  • VI.
  • Representing Iveragh.
  • p. 432
  • Jack B. Yeats and Iveragh.
  • p. 434
  • Paul Henry's Iveragh Paintings.
  • p. 441
  • Pauline Bewick: Painting Iveragh.
  • p. 447
  • Endnotes.
  • p. 459
  • Index.
  • p. 475
Control code
ocn302078562
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xii, 495 p.
Isbn
9781859184301
Other physical details
col. ill., maps, plans

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