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Author Gibson, D. Blair.

Title From chiefdom to state in early Ireland / D. Blair Gibson
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 323 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Theoretical considerations -- 2. The climate and geology of Clare -- 3. Clare's chiefdoms at the dawn of history -- 4. An early medieval chiefdom of northern Clare: archaeological investigations -- 5. Reconstructing the social order of Irish chiefdoms through settlement -- 6. Of settlements and boundaries: reconstructing the chiefdom of Tulach Commáin -- 7. The rulers of Tulach Commáin -- 8. The world of Brian Boroimhe -- 9. The world of Caithréim Thoirdhealbhaigh -- 10. The political topography of Late Medieval Clare -- 11. An overview of the social and political systems of Thomond
Summary "This book examines the development of social complexity in late prehistoric and Early Medieval Ireland"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chiefdoms -- Ireland -- History.
Ireland -- History -- To 1172.
Ireland -- Politics and government -- To 1172.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011032285
ISBN 1139059025 (electronic bk.)
1139549545 (electronic bk.)
113955204X
1139554506
1283610566
9781139059022 (electronic bk.)
9781139549547 (electronic bk.)
9781139552042
9781139554503 (ebk)
9781283610568