Week of April 14th- 18th, 2014
Author of The Loss Laws of Ireland
A superb new book explains Ireland’s ancient Brehon Laws in fine detail. Written by San Francisco attorney Catherine Duggan, who has studied the laws extensively, the book called The Lost Laws oflreland is available from GlasnevinPublishing.com in Ireland [and Amazon.com].
As Duggan noted, the laws governed Ireland for over a millennium and she has synthesized much of the available scholarship in her new book.
“The laws are significant because they shed light on the complex sophisticated society of early
Irel:md that the laws reflect,” she says.
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