St. Patrick's Day
'St. Patrick of Ireland' Review
Freeman quickly reads between the lines of Patrick's letters to get at the real drama of his life and works. Along the way, he focuses on the man behind the legend.
Anthologies of Irish Writing
With a rich history of famous writers like William Congreve, James Joyce, William Butler Yeats, Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw, Edmund Burke, and Samuel Beckett, no literary study is complete without a look at the world of Irsih literature.
Books About Irish Mythology
Irish Mythology is filled with magical creatures and heroes, of giants and monsters. They are full of mystery, and ready to spark the imagination. Read more about the monsters, heroes and other figures in Irish Mythology.
Books About St. Patrick & Irish Mythology
St. Patrick is an important figure in Irish history and literature. Read about the myths and legends that have surrounded St. Patrick; and find out why we still celebrate his life with St. Patrick's Day. Read more about the literature related to St. Patrick.
St. Patrick of Ireland
In "St. Patrick of Ireland," Philip Freeman sifts through the fragments of myths, legends, and time-worn manuscripts to re-create the story of Patrick. Freeman quickly reads between the lines of Patrick's letters to get at the real drama of his life and works. Along the way, he focuses on the man behind the legend.
'The People of the Sea' Review
The legends of the selchies come to life with these colorful tales. Read the tales of seal that turned into men and women, or those who rescued young children. There are lots of tales to be told..