This book brings together some of today's most exciting scholars of Irish history to chart the pivotal events in the history of modern Ireland while providing fresh perspectives on topics ranging from colonialism and nationalism to political violence, famine, emigration, and feminism.
History. Irish Basketball - A Brief History Most people think that basketball is a relatively new sport in Ireland that was introduced to us as another "American sport". The truth is actually completely opposite. Basketball is not a new import to this country, but has actually been played here since the early 1920â€™s when ...
Dublin University, founded in 1854, was the first organised Rugby Football Club in Ireland. Students at the University had first learnt the game while at English Public Schools. Other clubs which were formed at the time and are still in existence include, Wanderers founded in 1869; Lansdowne (1873); Dungannon ( 1873); ...