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Author Klingelhöfer, Eric C.

Title Castles and colonists : an archaeology of Elizabethan Ireland / Eric Klingelhöfer
Published Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 176 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series The Manchester Spenser
Manchester Spenser.
Contents Introduction -- Archaeology and Elizabeth's empire -- Elizabethan fortifications in Ireland -- Colonial settlement -- Vernacular architecture -- The archaeology of Kilcolman Castle -- Spenserian architecture in Ireland -- Conclusions
Summary Based on decades of research, this volume details how archaeology had revealed the traces of a short-lived, but significant culture which has been, until now, eclipsed ideological conflict between Tudor queens, Hapsburg hegemony and native Irish traditions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject English -- Ireland -- History -- 16th century.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Ireland.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Ireland -- History -- 16th century.
Ireland -- Antiquities.
Ireland -- Social conditions -- 16th century.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.
Genre/Form Anthologies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010671719
ISBN 1781702500 (electronic bk.)
1847793193 (electronic bk.)
9781781702505 (electronic bk.)
9781847793195 (electronic bk.)