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Dublin

The Making of a Capital City

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674744448

Publication Date: 11/24/2014

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736 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 color illustrations, 54 halftones, 6 maps

Belknap Press

North America only

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  • Preface
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Prologue: Dublin Town and the First Thousand Years
  • 1. The Fashioning of a Capital: 1600–1647
  • 2. Court City: 1647–1690
  • 3. Injured Lady: 1690–1750
  • 4. ‘This Now Great Metropolis’: 1750–1780
  • 5. Patriot Town: 1780–1798
  • 6. Apocalypse Deferred: 1798–1830
  • 7. A Tale of Four Cities: 1830–1880
  • 8. Whose Dublin? 1880–1913
  • 9. Eruption: 1913–1919
  • 10. A Capital Once Again: 1920–1940
  • 11. The Modern Turn: 1940–1972
  • 12. Millennium City: 1972–2000
  • Notes
  • List of Illustrations
  • Bibliographical Note
  • Index

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