Summary: Ireland's patron saint has long been shrouded in legend: he drove the snakes out of Ireland; he triumphed over Druids and their supernatural powers; he used a shamrock to explain the Christian mystery of the Trinity. But his true story is more fascinating than the myths. We have no surviving image of Patrick, but we do have two letters that he wrote about himself and his beliefs--letters that...
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PATRICK FRE
Summary: "In an evocative Celtic novel set in a time when druids roamed the land, lively young sister Deirdre embarks on a mission to find the stolen bones of her convent's patron saint. In ancient Ireland, an island ruled by kings and druids, the nuns of Saint Brigid are fighting to keep their monastery alive. When the bones of Brigid go missing from their church, the theft threatens to destroy all...
Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRE
Summary: Presents an ancient Roman guide to campaigning for modern politicians. Presented in English and Latin.
Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2012