Alister's Author Archive

History Ireland Reviews of ILHS books

History Ireland ILHS book reviews

18th March 2024

The latest edition of History Ireland has reviews of the ILHS titles: A city of strikes: the Cork General Lockout of 1909; Tom Johnson 1872-1963, Marie Johnson 1874-1974: seeking no honours; and Labour history in Irish history: essays celebrating fifty years of the Irish Labour History Society; along with a review of Umiskin Press title: […]

Read Full Post


Machnamh 100 book launch

4th December 2023

President Higgins launched Volumes 1 and 2 of collected work from his Machnamh 100 series at a reception in Áras an Uachtaráin. Machnamh 100 is an initiative of President Higgins that builds on his extensive work to date during Ireland’s Decade of Commemorations that has examined and explored seminal events such as the Lockout of […]

Read Full Post

Flor O'Mahony

Flor O’Mahony R.I.P.

2nd August 2023

O’MAHONY, Flor (Dalkey, Co Dublin) passed peacefully on 28 July 2023 surrounded by his loving family. Flor will be deeply missed by his devoted wife Judy, his cherished children Patricia, Damian, Kate and his recently deceased beloved daughter, Siobhán. His sons-in-law Martin, Brian and Chris, his daughter-in-law Verity. His brothers Joseph and Francis, his sisters […]

Read Full Post

Waterfor Strike Talk

AGM 2023 Lecture

27th July 2023

Dr Pat McCarthy – 1923 Waterford Farm Labourers’ Strike A talk by Dr Pat McCarthy on the 1923 Waterford Farm Labourers’ Strike. Presented to the Irish Labour History Society AGM at their premises in Beggars Bush on Saturday 22nd April 2023. 

Read Full Post

    Your Cart
    Your cart is emptyReturn to Shop

    Collection & Use of Personal Information

    By submitting your data, you are providing us with some level of personal information. This information is not stored on our website database. However, in order to respond to your enquiry, your data is emailed to our website’s email address where it is saved. Additionally, we may use your contact details to send you marketing material in the future. You may unsubscribe from any emails you receive following our first reply. We do not pass your data on to any third parties.