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Central Leinster: Kildare, Laois and Offaly


Author Andrew Tierney Published by Yale University Press ISBN 9780300232042 EAN 9780300232042 Bic Code A Cover Hardback

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This comprehensive guide covers the historically rich and nuanced territory of Central Leinster, from the western borderlands of the medieval English Pale to the wild expanse of the Bog of Allen and further west to Clonmacnoise, cradle of early monasticism, with its Hiberno-Romanesque ruins, sculpted crosses, and elegant round towers.