Stories from a Sacred Landscape Croghan Hill to Clonmacnoise – SCARCE!
With the flair of a storyteller and the keen eye of a practising archaeologist, Caimin O”Brien looks beneath the monastic ruins of County Offaly to uncover stories from a sacred landscape: Croghan Hill to Clonmacnoise. O”Brien draws on archaeology, history, poetry, folklore and legend to create vivid portraits of twenty-three sacred places within Offaly. Stories from a Sacred Landscape is essential reading for anyone with an interest in religion, politics and Irish history. O”Brien”s unique and comprehensive approach to his native county will change forever the way that people see Offaly”s sacred landscape.