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Historic Tales of Mayo

By Eamonn Henry

9780750986922

ISBN: 9780750986922

Published: 01-03-2018


Historic Tales of Mayo

By Eamonn Henry

ISBN: 9780750986922

Published: 01-03-2018

About This Book

These true stories drawn from historical sources and local reminiscences, have been brought together and retold by Eamonn Henry.This collection is a heady mix of tragic, funny, passionate and moving stories. Included here are tales of well-known events such as the Night of the Big Wind and the Flight of the Wild Geese as well as less well-known occurrences such as the Doolough Tragedy and the Lough Mask Murders and recalls local characters such as confidence trickster Old Neddy and the universally reviled Shaun na Soggarth.

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