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Krisco, Kim - The Celtic Phoenix, e-bok

The Celtic Phoenix

Krisco, Kim


Though set in 1919, The Celtic Phoenix is steeped in the enigmatic culture of the ancient Celts who reigned over much of Europe three thousand years ago. It was a time when the bond with Nature was strong... when people walked in the old ways... and when women were

Jacobs, Joseph - Celtic Fairy Tales, e-bok

Celtic Fairy Tales

Jacobs, Joseph


This collection of Celtic Fairy tales was put together by noted Celtic expert Joseph Jacobs in the late 19th and early 20th Century. Including famous legends such as 'Conal Hammerclaw' and 'The Sea Maiden', this book will excite and delight fans of

Yeats, William Butler - The Celtic Twilight, e-bok

The Celtic Twilight

Yeats, William Butler


One of the best known prose collections of Irish poet and dramatist William Butler Yeats takes a look at the long connection between the people of Ireland and the mystical creatures known as Fairies.

Kirby, Peadar - Celtic Tiger in Collapse, e-bok

Celtic Tiger in Collapse

Kirby, Peadar


The Celtic Tiger and Its Aftermath
2. Before the Tiger
Peadar Kirby
3. Assessing the Boom
Peadar Kirby
4. Best of Times?
Peadar Kirby
Part II. Different Readings of the Celtic Tiger
5. Dominant Readings
Peadar Kirby
6. Critical

Corning, Caitlin - The Celtic and Roman Traditions, e-bok

The Celtic and Roman Traditions

Corning, Caitlin


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Caitlin Corning
2. Columbanus and the Merovingian Church
Caitlin Corning
3. Columbanian Monasticism after 615 ad
Caitlin Corning
4. The British Church and the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms to c.620

Armstrong, Robert - Christianities in the Early Modern Celtic World, e-bok

Christianities in the Early Modern Celtic World

Armstrong, Robert


Culture and Belief in Celtic Britain and Ireland
8. Gaelic Religious Poetry in Scotland: The Book of the Dean of Lismore
Sìm Innes
9. Penance and the Privateer: Handling Sin in the Bardic Religious Verse of the Book of the O’Conor Don (1631)

Fimi, Dimitra - Celtic Myth in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy, e-bok

Celtic Myth in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy

Fimi, Dimitra


Table of contents
1. Introduction: “Celticity,” Fantasy, and the Child Readership
Dimitra Fimi
Part I. Irish Myth
2. Otherworldly Ireland: Pat O’Shea’s The Hounds of the Mórrígan and Kate Thompson’s The New Policeman
Dimitra Fimi
3. Celticity and the Irish Diaspora: Rewriting Finn mac Cumhall

Macdonald, Fiona - Heroes, Gods and Monsters of Celtic Mythology, e-bok

Heroes, Gods and Monsters of Celtic Mythology

Macdonald, Fiona


Heroes, Gods and Monsters of Celtic Mythology' is a collection of classic myths from all over the Celtic world: from Scotland to Ireland to the Isle of Man to Wales and all the way to Brittany. These stories tell of the pride of warriors, the magic of

White, John DT - The Hoops Quiz Book, e-bok

The Hoops Quiz Book

White, John DT


Are all you ardent Celtic fans up to this challenge? Pit your wits against 1,500 wide-ranging questions about your beloved team, and get ready to step up a gear as you progress to the last section, designed to test even the most knowledgeable expert among you. You may know your Henrik Larsson