The Pocket Encyclopedia of Ireland is a comprehensive, illustrated A-Z encyclopedia, specifically devoted to subjects of Irish interest. The A-Z section includes approximately 1,000 entries, from simple 3 line entries to full-page features, along with up to date charts of sporting winners, lists of the great and good, historical timelines, maps and more. The book is fully illustrated on every page with colour photographs, illustrations, line drawings and diagrams. Each illustration is captioned, adding further interest and information. Written by a small panel of contributors, the scope of this book is to provide a fascinating pocket reference work about Ireland, its people, history and culture. This book will appeal as an interesting book to dip into at any time, as well as a home and general reference tool.