Saint Patrick’s Day was made an official Christian feast day in the early 17th century to celebrate the arrival of Christianity in Ireland and the heritage of the Irish people. Today, it is celebrated in countries all over the world. As a nod to Irish culture and history, we’ve put together a list of essential reading. To receive a 25% discount on these titles, shop at press.princeton.edu and enter P06288 discount code in the box during checkout. Your discount will be applied when the order is processed. Offer expires on April 17, 2017.
Ireland’s Immortals: A History of the Gods of Irish Myth
Revolutionary Lives: Constance and Casimir Markievicz
The Princeton History of Modern Ireland
Edited by Richard Bourke & Ian McBride
Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke
On Elizabeth Bishop