The Irish Currach FolkBook - 1992
The currach is a type of boat still used in Ireland whose history stretches back 9000 years. It was instrumental in great Irish sea journeys such as St. Brendan's and has always played a vital role in Ireland's history. Irish Currach Folk covers the origins of this sturdy vessel, the folklore and myth that surround it, and its connection with cultures around the world. It is filled with literary narrative, songs and anecdote, and is illustrated throughout.
Publisher: Dublin : Wolfhound Press, 1992
Branch Call Number: 941.5 M1325
Characteristics: 192 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Currach folk