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I. MYTHICAL WARS AND WARRIORS

Gray, Elizabeth A., trans. The Second Battle of Mag Tured. London: Irish Texts Society, 1982. Reprinted with the permission of the Irish Texts Society.

Joyce, P. W., trans. Old Celtic Romances. Dublin: Roberts Wholesale Books, 1907.

Kinsella, Thomas, trans. “The Great Carnage on Muirtheimne Plain” from The Tain. New York: Oxford University Press, 1970. Reprinted with the permission of Thomas Kinsella.

O’Keeffe, J. G., trans. Buile Suibne. London: Irish Texts Society, 1910.

II. KINGS AND BATTLES

The Four Masters. The Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland. Trans. John O’Donovan. Dublin: Hodges and Smith, 1851.

O’Mahony, John A., trans. Geoffrey Keating, Foras Feasa Ar Eirinn Foras Feasa Ar Eirinn. New York: P. M. Haverty, 1857.

III. THE VIKINGS

Bugge, Alexander, trans. Cathreim Cellachain Caisil. Christiania (Norway): J. C. Gundersens, 1905.

Todd, John H., trans. The War of the Gaedahl with the Gaill. London: Public Record Office of Great Britain, Chronicles and Memorials, 1867.

IV. BRIAN BORU AND THE BATTLE OF CLONTARF

Dasent, G. W., trans. Njal’s Saga. London: Public Record Office of Great Britain, Chronicles and Memorials, 1894.

Todd, John H., trans. The War of the Gaedhil with the Gaill. London: Public Record Office of Great Britain, Chronicles and Memorials, 1867.

V. THE NORMAN INVASION

Oppen, G. H., trans. The Song of Dermot and the Earl. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1892.

Scott, A. B., and Martin, E X., trans. Giraldus Cambrensis. Expugnatio Hibernica. From A New History of Ireland. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1978. Reprinted with the permission of the Royal Irish Academy.

VI. JOHN DE COURCY AND THE CONQUEST OF ULSTER

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VII. THE SCOTS

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VIII. WARFARE IN THE KINGDOM OF THOMOND

MacGrath, John mac Rory, The Triumphs of Turlough. Trans. Standish H. O’Grady, London: the Irish Texts Society, 1929.

IX. THE BATTLE OF AXE HILL

“The Book of Howth.” In The Calendar of the Carew Manuscripts Preserved in the Archepiscopal Library at Lambeth. 6 vols. London, 1867-73.

X. HUGH O’NEILL TRIUMPHANT

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Harington, Sir John. Nugae Antique: The Papers of Sir John Harington. Ed. Henry Harington and Thomas Park. London: J. Wright, 1804.

XI. THE BATTLE OF KINSALE

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Moryson, Fynes. An Itinerary. Glasgow: James MacLehose and Sons, 1908.

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