Full title: The Little Book of Wicklow
Creator / Author: Chris Lawlor
Item Type / Page count: Book / 142pp
When Published: 2014
Publisher / Place of Publication: The History Press / 50 City Quay, Dublin 2
About: This recently launched book is a miscellany of short pieces on aspects of Wicklow’s history, personalities, social life and culture. It is a gentle introduction to the youngest county in Ireland and can be dipped in and out of at will.
ID number(s): 9781845888565
Contents: Introduction — Monastic Wicklow — Wicklow’s Great Houses — Wicklow Rebels — Crime and Punishment: Tales from Wicklow’s Dark Side — Wicked Wicklow Women — Poor Parnell: Wicklow’s Wronged Leader? — Trial and Retribution: The Only Black and Tan Executed in Ireland — The Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1921: The Wicklow Connection — Wicklow on the Silver Screen — Wicklow’s Historic Towns.
WW Connection #1: Apart from relevant subject matter, the author is a native of Dunlavin.
Extra #1: Includes several illustrations.
Extra #2 Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.
Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.
Extra #4: Link to the Publisher’s website.
Extra #5: Link to the author’s blog.