Four Courts Press 
New Catalogue
June 2005
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Medieval Dublin VI

SEÁN DUFFY, editor

The symposium, which was held in Dublin on 29 May 2004, was the sixth annual symposium held under the auspices of the 'Friends of medieval Dublin'.


Patrick Wallace (Director, National Museum of Ireland) Appreciation of John de Courcy
Linzi Simpson (Archaeologist, Margaret Gowen & Co. Ltd) Viking warrior burials in Dublin: is this the longphort?
Cathal Daly (Freelance archaeologist) Beyond Valhalla: the conservation of a group of Viking grave-goods from Dublin
David Dunville (Professor, University of Aberdeen) Old Dubliners and new Dubliners in Ireland and Britain: a Viking-age story
Andrew Halpin (Assistant Keeper, National Museum of Ireland) Development phases in Hiberno-Norse Dublin: a tale of two cities
Ailbhe MacShamhráin (IRCHSS Research Fellow, NUI Maynooth) The Monasticon Hibernicum project: the diocese of Dublin
Elmar Eggerer (Munich University) The guild merchant of Dublin
Claire Walsh (Archaeological Projects Ltd) Archaeological excavation of the Anglo-Norman waterfront at Strand Street Great, Dublin
Emer Purcell (University College Cork) The city and the suburb: medieval Dublin and Oxmantown
Margaret Murphy (Discovery Programme) & Michael Potterton (Discovery Programme) Investigating living standards in medieval Dublin and its regions.

Also available in the series:

Medieval Dublin I
Medieval Dublin II
Medieval Dublin III
Medieval Dublin IV
Medieval Dublin V

Seán Duffy is senior lecturer in medieval history at TCD, and co-director of its Centre for Irish-Scottish Studies. He is the author and editor of numerous books on Irish history, and has written a substantial introduction to FCP's edition of Orpen's Ireland under the Normans (forthcoming, 2005).

256pp ills June 2005