Story of Ireland (2012)
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Editor's NoteFergal Keane of WILD AFRICA and GREAT RAILWAY JOURNEYS hosts this ambitious five-part documentary program, which provides a sweeping, ambitious history of the country of Ireland. The series rests on the thesis that early 21st Century Ireland is somewhat unusual - existing as it does in an atmosphere of peace. As Keane and the program's writers remind us, such peace is entirely unique and novel for a country rooted in a long and torturous history of bloodshed and terrorism. With that as a foundation, STORY OF IRELAND looks at the Irish as a people, and Ireland as a modernized European country. Installments, which take a chronological approach to Irish history, include: THE AGE OF INVASIONS, THE AGE OF CONQUEST, THE AGE OF REVOLUTION, THE AGE OF UNION and THE AGE OF NATIONS.
The Story of Ireland - DVD Review
By: Greg Barbrick Blogcritics.org Reviews
Published on: 2/19/2012 12:36 PM
|The Story of Ireland is quite a story indeed. I had originally intended to watch this five-episode, five-hour double-DVD set piecemeal, but found myself so absorbed in the story that I wound up watching the whole thing in one sitting. Although (as far as I know) I have no Irish blood, that is irrelevant. Besides U2 and Guinness beer, about the only thing I previously knew about Ireland were stories of IRA bombings. Obviously, I had a great deal to learn, and The Story of Ireland tells an incredible tale....read the full review|
Actors: Cesar Millan. Format: DVD. Format Size: Widescreen. Runtime: 98 ...