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Summary: Life is a challenge for any priest in a small mountain town, and Father Aiden O'Connell finds himself not only dealing with a new romance for Niamh and Orla and a new garda for Bally K, but some troubles of his own as well.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV BAL

Summary: Based on a true story, twelve-year-old Tom and his misfit friends fight to save Buster the baby elephant during the air raids on Belfast in 1941.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Samuel Goldwyn Films 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Zo

Banville, John

Summary: "Born and bred in a small town a train ride away from Dublin, author John Banville ... saw the city as a place of enchantment when he was a child. It was first a birthday treat, the world his beloved, eccentric aunt inhabited. When he came of age and took up residence there, the city was a frequent backdrop for his dissatisfactions as a young writer (James Joyce had 'seized upon the city for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.18 BAN

Summary: In Ireland in the 1960s, four women were sent to the Magdalene Laundries, an institution for "fallen" women, where they will atone for their sins through a regimented life of work and prayer. They all had to work in the laundry, where the strict nuns would break everyone's wills through sadistic punishment. Based on a true story.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MAG

Summary: Quigley, the irrepressible entrepreneur has departed suddenly. New arrival, Australian priest, Father Vincent Sheahan, has joined the fold and is soon learning the ways of the villagers. From Dermot's online confessional to a surprise takeover at the pub and further shenanigans with Liam and Donal, there's every reason for one more visit to this idyllic village.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV BAL

Ellis, Peter Berresford.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Palgrave 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.5 ELL

Cahill, Thomas.

Summary: A history of the Dark Ages showing that as Europe was in an intellectual decline, Ireland became a haven for scholarship.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 940.501 CAH

Rutherfurd, Edward.

Summary: "Edward Rutherfurd's stirring account of Irish history, the Dublin Saga, concludes in this magisterial work of historical fiction. Beginning where the first volume, The Princes of Ireland, left off, The Rebels of Ireland takes us into a world transformed by the English practice of "plantation," which represented the final step in the centuries-long British conquest of Ireland. Once again...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC RUT

Mitchell, Brian

Summary: The dynamic history of North West Ireland can be seen in the richness and variety of it surnames. Mitchell has attempted to compile concise but informative histories of those surnames which are most closely associated, through numerical strength or uniqueness, with North West Ireland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.342 MIT

Summary: A truly inspiring story of one ordinary family's extraordinary journey. An orphaned boy named Tomas is adopted by Maire O'Donnell to live on a whimsical Irish isle filled with new friends, secret caves and a lost baby pup seal stranded on the coast. But when Maire's reluctant husband Alec refuses to accept Tomas as his own son, the boy drifts down a fateful path of adventure and self-discovery,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE SHI

Summary: The sons of the Phelan family - two farmers, a schoolteacher, and a priest - are torn between nonviolent protest and bloody revolt during the Irish potato famine of the 1840s. Real-life brothers Joe, Mark, Paul, and Stephen McGann star as the Phelans.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV HAN

Mitchell, Brian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1988

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.341 MIT

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.341 Mit

O'Grady, AnnMarie.

Summary: An introduction to Ireland through its history, stories, traditions, and songs. Includes instructions for making a variety of items based on Irish themes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Brien Press 1998

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2 O'GRA

Summary: On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels took on the might of the British Empire. Although defeated militarily, the men and women of the Easter Rising would soon win a moral victory, with their actions leading to the creation of an independent Irish State and contributing to the eventual disintegration of the British Empire. They have inspired countless freedom struggles throughout...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV NIN

Summary: Provides a portrait of life in Celtic Ireland, from A.D. 400 to 1200, through an examination of legends, ancient texts, artifacts, art, and architecture of the time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 941.501 WHA

Falley, Margaret Dickson

Contents: v. 1. Repositories and records -- v. 2. Bibliography and family index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1981

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1 FALLE

Moloney, Ed

Summary: "On condition that their stories be kept secret until after their deaths, two key paramilitary leaders on opposite sides of Northern Ireland's troubles spilled the bloody secrets of their long and violent war"--Publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.5 MOL

Moorhouse, Geoffrey

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Moorh

Summary: Central Ireland's waterlogged landscape is no ordinary ground. Here, the moist earth halts decomposition, perfectly preserving corpses from the prehistoric Iron Age, over 2,000 years ago.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV PER

Cahill, Thomas.

Summary: The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the untold story of Ireland's role in maintaining Western culture while the Dark Ages settled on Europe. Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick's Day, but they may not be aware of how great an influence St. Patrick was on the subsequent history of civilization. Not only did he bring...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books, Doubleday 1996

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 941.501 CAH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.501 Cahil

O'Carroll, Brendan

Summary: A widow struggles to support and raise her seven children in a central Dublin neighborhood.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC OCA

Joyce, James.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOY

Solnit, Rebecca

Summary: In this acclaimed exploration of the culture of others, Rebecca Solnit travels through Ireland, the land of her long-forgotten maternal ancestors. A Book of Migrations portrays in microcosm a history made of great human tides of invasion, colonization, emigration, nomadism and tourism. Enriched by cross-cultural comparisons with the history of the American West, A Book of Migrations carves a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Verso 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.5 SOL

Summary: Gabriel and Gretta Conroy are enjoying a holiday party when Gretta begins to have poignant memories of a former lover who is deceased. Gabriel begins to see his life in an entirely new light with the shattering revelation of Gretta's secret past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA DEA