A Pocket History of Gaelic Culture
Author: Alan Titley
Publisher: O'Brien Press
Release Date: October 01, 2000
Gaelic culture is famous all over the world - but what is it? This book is a story of music, language and the arts in Ireland from prehistory through to the present day. It covers such topics as: the native tradition that existed in preChristian times; the coming of Christianity in the fifth century; Ireland's Golden Age of art and literature; the nineteenth-century Celtic revival; and the place of Irish writing in the English language.