Ireland: Awakening

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Ireland: Awakening (US title The Rebels of Ireland: The Dublin Saga)
Ireland Awakening.jpg
First edition cover
Author Edward Rutherfurd
Country England
Language English
Series The Dublin Saga
Genre Historical novel
Publisher Century Hutchinson
Publication date
2 March 2006
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 896 pp (first edition, hardback)
ISBN 978-1-84413-794-7 (first edition, hardback)
OCLC 62479060
Preceded by Dublin: Foundation

Ireland: Awakening (2006) (also known in North America as The Rebels of Ireland: The Dublin Saga) is a novel by Edward Rutherfurd first published in 2006 by Century Hutchinson. It concludes the two-part series known as The Dublin Saga.

Plot summary[edit]

This sequel to Dublin: Foundation also set in Ireland follows the clans or families of the O'Byrnes, Walshes, MacGowans etc. In addition to the previous novel other families appear on the scene and together they live through the Cromwellian period, the Protestant Ascendancy and the Famine.

Publishing history[edit]

  • 2006, UK, Century (ISBN 978-1-84413-794-7), pub date 2 March 2006, hardback (First edition)
  • 2006, Canada, Doubleday Canada (ISBN 978-0385659062), pub date 2 March 2006, hardback (as The Rebels of Ireland: The Dublin Saga)
  • 2007, USA, Ballantine Books (ISBN 978-0345472366), pub date 27 February 2007, paperback (as The Rebels of Ireland: The Dublin Saga)
  • 2007, UK, Arrow Books (ISBN 978-0099476559), pub date 1 March 2007, paperback

References[edit]