A clear, concise and fascinating introduction to Gaelic sport, covering Gaelic football, hurling, camogie and handball.
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'Sweeney does a fine job in stripping down to the bare details what some tonnes take half of a south American jungle to explain. He deals with the founding of the organisation, its political and cultural motivation and offers enough of an insight as to what has happened since that meeting in 1884 to make this a worthwhile purchase for those who wondered what the GAA is about. That's as much as any pocket book can do.'
'A concise and fascinating introduction to Gaelic sport about football, camogie, hurling and handball.'
'Tá súil agam go nglanfar na meancóga seo má tá an dara heagrán le bheith ann mar ní ceart go millfeadh siad clú leabhair atá chomh suimiúil is atá sé úsáideach. Glacaigí libh é chuig an chéad cluich eile.'
'A concise and fascinating introduction to Gaelic sport, covering football, hurling, camogie and handball.'