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2 edition of story of Antrim found in the catalog.

story of Antrim

Alastair Smyth

story of Antrim

the story of the great and the near great, the wise and otherwise, the rich and the poor of Ulster"s historic county town of Antrim : from the prehistoric past to modern times

by Alastair Smyth

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Published by Antrim Borough Council in Antrim .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antrim (Northern Ireland ,County) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p105-109. - Includes index.

    Statementby Alastair Smyth.
    SeriesA (1984) National Heritage Year publication
    ContributionsAntrim Borough Council..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA990.A6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,116p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16769546M

      Barrett’s mastery of the short story form won him the Guardian First Book Award, the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Prize, and a National Book Foundation 5 under 35 honor. It’s a collection that’s striking for its audacity to be a debut—completely assured of voice, of character, and of a setting that is utterly realized. Antrim County is home to five wonderful public libraries. Please click on the links below to go directly to the different library websites. Alden District Library is located in the Helena Township Community Center at Helena Road, Alden. Hours are Monday , Tuesday , Wednesday - .

      Taylor Antrim embarked on a quest to ‘write difference’ with a deep dive into books on epidemics – but in clearing his concocted virus with some experts, he realized he was out of his depth. “The Emerald Light in the Air is a collection of short stories by Donald Antrim, one of the sharpest, funniest, darkest writers of his generation. Mr. Antrim produces so little that every book is an event, and, like everything else he has done, this one is a careful treasure.” —Bill Buford, The Wall Street Journal.

      From "a fiercely intelligent writer" (The New York Times), a wry, poignant story of the difficult love between a mother and a sonIn the winter of , shortly after his mother's death from cancer and malnourishment, Donald Antrim, author of the absurdist, visionary masterworks Elect Mr. Robinson for a Better World, The Hundred Brothers, and The Verificationist, began writing about his 4/5(1).   In the very near future, a devastating Ebola-like pandemic has struck the world, but for the 1% in New York City it&#;s an excuse for even more twisted Antrim delivers a thrilling new novel that combines the best of dystopian fiction with a sharp-eyed /5(2).


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and his first book since winning a MacArthur. Treisman described the last story in the book, the title story, as “part painful realism and part mystical fairy tale,” and asked if Antrim had been “consciously trying to blend the two.

From execution to exile, from treason trials to the treachery of the turncoat, from defeat on the street of Antrim to shipwreck in the East Indies, Remembering All the Orrs vividly recreates the extent to which the rebellion in Ulster had all the hallmarks of a civil war.

Bob Foy's fascinating story, much of which has remained untold for. Antrim was for hundreds of years the scene of many conflicts and the town was burned and sacked over and over again. It was plundered and left desolate many times. In one of these terrible struggles it is said 3, people were killed.

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