Meet your medieval ancestors – A tour of Dublin in the dark auld times.

Much has changed in Dublin over the past 700 years. Long gone are the dark narrow, winding medieval lanes and alleys. The wide modern city streets are clean while the medieval aroma of putrefying cesspits no longer wafts through the … read more


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Writing history in the 21st century.

Last week as I stood in front of a camera shooting a promotional video for my new book, it really struck me how much the Internet has changed world of historical research and publication. When I started writing history about … read more