Beginning with Saint Patrick, the famed cleric who drove the snakes from the Emerald Isle, and featuring such present-day Irish figures as U2's Bono, this collection celebrates the diversity of Irish genius and its contribution to life and politics throughout the world. Among those featured are Thomas Moore, Lady Gregory, Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw, W. B. Yeats, Michael Collins, Mary Robinson, and James Joyce.

Famous Irish Lives 2001, Appletree Press (IE)

ISBN-13: 9780862817596


Famous Irish Lives 1991, Appletree Press, Ltd.

ISBN-13: 9780862812751


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