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eBook Liam O'Flaherty's Ireland ePub

by Peter Costello,Liam O'Flaherty

  • ISBN: 0863275508
  • Category: Europe
  • Subcategory: Travels
  • Author: Peter Costello,Liam O'Flaherty
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Wolfhound Pr; First Edition edition (September 1, 1997)
  • Pages: 128
  • ePub book: 1999 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1744 kb
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  • Rating: 4.7
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Liam O'Flaherty's Ireland book. Quotations from Liam O'Flaherty's work combine with photographs of Ireland to create a journey of images and words through O'Flaherty's lifetime. The author was born on the Aran Islands.

Liam O'Flaherty's Ireland book. Quotations from Liam O'Flaherty's work combine with photographs.

Liam O'Flaherty's Ireland. by Liam O'Flaherty and Peter Costello.

This book celebrates Liam O'Flaherty and his land, featuring biographical information, excerpts from his short stories and novels, and period photographs. Liam O'Flaherty's Ireland.

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Liam O’Flaherty, Irish novelist and short-story writer whose works combine brutal naturalism, psychological analysis .

Liam O’Flaherty, Irish novelist and short-story writer whose works combine brutal naturalism, psychological analysis, poetry, and biting satire with an abiding respect for the courage and persistence of the Irish people. He was considered to be a leading figure of the Irish Renaissance. O’Flaherty abandoned his training for the priesthood and embarked on a varied career as a soldier in World War I and an international wanderer in South America, Canada, the United States, and the Middle East. He laboured in such occupations as lumberjack, hotel porter, miner, factory worker, dishwasher, bank clerk, and deckhand.

Liam O'Flaherty (Irish: Liam Ó Flaithearta; 28 August 1896 – 7 September 1984) was an Irish novelist, short-story writer and major figure in the Irish literary renaissance. He served on the Western Front as a soldier in the Irish Guards and was. He served on the Western Front as a soldier in the Irish Guards and was badly injured. After the war, he was a founding member of the Communist Party of Ireland. His brother Tom Maidhc O'Flaherty (also a writer) was also involved in radical politics and their father, Maidhc Ó Flaithearta, before them.

Quotations from Liam O'Flaherty's work combine with photographs of Ireland to create a journey of images and words through O'Flaherty's lifetime. This book covers his early years, his World War I experiences, his y. Specifications. Wolfhound Press (IE).

The Liam O'Flaherty Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and Free Library of the author's Novels .

The Liam O'Flaherty Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and Free Library of the author's Novels, Stories, Poems, Letters, and Texts. Famous filmmaker John Ford (who happened to be O'Flaherty's cousin) adapted it into a popular movie in 1935, garnering an Academy Awards nomination for best picture. O'Flaherty is regarded as a strong voice for Irish nature and its culture. Though he wrote some of his best short stories in Irish, he publicly stated that he felt many Irish writers were not recognized properly for their works, causing some controversy. His two serious nervous breakdowns clearly influenced the intensity of his work.

These long-awaited volumes bring together, for the first time ever, the complete short stories of Ireland's master storyteller, Liam O'Flaherty - from great classics like "The Sniper" to previously unpublished originals.

This book celebrates Liam O'Flaherty and his land, featuring biographical information, excerpts from his short stories and novels, and period photographs. A perfect gift for the lover of Ireland's landscape and literature.