By Thomas Duddy
Clearly written and interesting, the survey introduces an array of philosophers, polemicists, ideologists, satirists, scientists, poets and political and social reformers, from the nameless seventh-century monk, the Irish Augustine, and John Scottus Eriugena, to the 20th century and W.B. Yeats and Iris Murdoch.
Thomas Duddy rediscovers the liveliest and so much contested concerns within the Irish earlier, and brings the heritage of Irish inspiration modern. This quantity can be of significant price to somebody attracted to Irish tradition and its highbrow history.
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A History of Irish Thought by Thomas Duddy