Tenant Right & Agrarian Society in Ulster 1600-1870
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this is the definitive treatment of that most peculiar institution the Ulster Custom and its tangled relationship with Irish land and politics. Dowling has immersed himself more deeply in estate records than any other historian of Ireland. the result is a minutely documented, yet elegantly written history of a fundamental feature of Irish agrarian system, stretching across three centuries.