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Author Klingelhöfer, Eric C.

Title Castles and colonists [electronic resource] : an archaeology of Elizabethan Ireland / Eric Klingelhofer.

Imprint Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 176 p. : ill., maps.
Series The Manchester Spenser
Manchester Spenser.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-173) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Archaeology and Elizabeth's empire -- Elizabethan fortifications in Ireland -- Colonial settlement -- Vernacular architecture -- The archaeology of Kilcolman Castle -- Spenserian architecture in Ireland -- Conclusions.
Summary Based on decades of research, this volume details how archaeology had revealed the traces of a short-lived, but significant culture which has been, until now, eclipsed ideological conflict between Tudor queens, Hapsburg hegemony and native Irish traditions.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject English -- Ireland -- History -- 16th century.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Ireland.
Ireland -- History -- 1558-1603.
Ireland -- Social conditions -- 16th century.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Ireland -- History -- 16th century.
Ireland -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780719082467 (hbk.)
0719082463 (hbk.)
9781847793195 (e-book)

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