The Birds of the Air: 2

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Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. It was natural for a son to follow in his father's footsteps, taking over a manor and the duty to fight. Flagging a list will send it to the Goodreads Customer Care team for review. Breda Wall Ryan grew up on a farm in Co Waterford and now lives in Co. They were the only British division to reach the German second lines, but on 3 July they held little more ground than they had on the 1st.

Pages: 152

Publisher: Viking Adult (August 3, 1981)

ISBN: 067016819X

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