Adomnán at Birr, AD 697 : essays in commemoration of the law of the innocents / Thomas O'Loughlin, editor.
Contributor(s): O'Loughlin, Thomas.Publisher: Dublin : Four Courts Press, c2001Description: 77 p. : map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 185182538X : (Hbk.).Uniform titles: Cáin Adomnáin. English Subject(s): Adamnan, Saint | Cáin Adomnáin | Law -- Ireland -- History -- Sources | Humanitarian law -- Ireland | Combatants and noncombatants -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ireland -- SourcesDDC classification: 341.6709415
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Non-Loanable Book||Old Dublin Society||Old Dublin Society Collection||341.6709415 O'LO (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||000219108|
"This book recalls the thirteenth centenary of [...] the promulgation of a law which would lay down some ground rules for warfare between the various groupings that made up Irish people at the time"--p.9.
"These papers arose out of a conference organised in Birr in 1997 to celebrate the synod that promulgated the law"--p.9.
Includes bibliography and index.
Birr and the law of the innocents / Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha -- The world of Adomnán / Máire Herbert -- Adomnán : a man of many parts / Thomas O'Loughlin -- The law of Adomnán : a translation / Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha.
The text of the law is printed in translation [English] only.