Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor by McDonald, Walter

Cover of: Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor | McDonald, Walter

Published by Cape in London .

Written in English

Read online


  • McDonald, Walter, -- 1854-1920.,
  • St. Patrick"sCollege (Maynooth, Ireland).,
  • Universities and Colleges -- Ireland -- Maynooth -- History.,
  • Ireland -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Ireland -- History -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementWalter McDonald ; edited by Denis Gwynn.
ContributionsGwynn, Denis, 1893-
The Physical Object
Pagination416p., 1 leaf of plates :
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18531468M

Download Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor

Reminiscences of a Maynooth Professor by Walter McDonald by Gwynn, Denis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dr. Walter McDonald became almost a legendary figure at St. Patrick's College, Maynooth, where he was a professor for almost forty years, until his death in He had been since prefect of the Dunboyne Establishment for post- graduate by: 4.

Reminiscences of a Maynooth Professor by McDonald, Walter at - ISBN - ISBN - The Mercier Press Ltd - - SoftcoverFormat: Paperback. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Books Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor. description Object description. Includes index. Show more. Object details Category Books Related period Pre (content), Pre (content) Creator MCDONALD, WALTER (Author) GWYNN, DENIS (Author).

Walter McDonald, Reminiscences of a Maynooth Professor (); Curtis, A History of Ireland in Annual October Boo (26 Oct 16) by Purcell Auctioneers. Life and Education. McDonald was born in in Nicholastown, Mooncoin, Co. was educated at St Kieran's College, Kilkenny and St.

Patrick's College, Maynooth and was ordained to the priesthood in for the Diocese of Ossory. He taught first at St Kieran’s College before being appointed Professor of Dogmatic Theology at Maynooth where he taught for over 40 years until his.

Reminiscences of a Maynooth Professor. By Walter McDonald (Cape. 18s.) Reminiscences of a Maynooth Professor. By Walter McDonald (Cape. 18s.) VERY many hard things were said of Maynooth, both in Ireland and outside it, during recent troubles in Ireland. The charge usually was that the spaciousness of the old education had narrowed to a sort of parochialism ; and that the later.

He died on 2 May His Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor was published infive years after his death. It remains an important work for the history of Maynooth College and late-nineteenth and early twentieth-century Irish Catholicism more generally.

Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor / by Walter McDonald ; edited by Denis Gwynn McDonald, Walter, [ Book: ]. frequent reading of history books such as Walter MacDonald’s Reminiscences of a Maynooth Professor.

Summers spent in the Gaeltachts of Corca Dhuibhne and Oileán Cléire ensured his love of the Irish language although he waited to go to Brussels to learn set dancing. He can even lay claim to thirty seconds of glory in the film.

On Friday, 4 December,family, friends, former colleagues and students of Liam Ryan, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Maynooth University, gathered on campus to celebrate his life and his outstanding contribution to the discipline of Sociology, to the University and to Irish society. Liam passed away in May A Limerick man, hurler, story teller, priest, writer and.

These reminiscences are an intimate personal record of a life distinguished by literary achievements and friendships with Return to Yesterday: Reminiscences of James Conrad & Crane - Read book online.

*** Josef Eisinger, professor emeritus at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, is the author of more than articles in scientific journals. His recent books, Einstein on the Road and Einstein at Home were published by Prometheus Books (, ).

Maynooth at 20; Search. Research. Research. World-class research based on a distinctive, interdisciplinary approach to the natural sciences, social sciences, engineering and technology, and the arts and humanities.

Learn More. Research Home. Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor / by Walter McDonald ; edited by Denis Gwynn A.H.

McDonald, industrial pioneer / by Kenneth Neal McDonald CC the Colin McDonald story cricket, tennis, life / by Colin McDonald. In the ensuing years, while Dr. Zimmerman was Professor of Biology at Western New Mexico University in Silver City, he continued to explore birdlife on all continents, but always returned to Africa.

An acclaimed artist as well as scientist, he co-authored and co-illustrated two field guides, Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania and Birds of New. I learned, earlier this summerof the sad death of Professor Jacques Berleur, S.J. Jacques was a man whose actions and activity, in Belgium, in Europe, and internationally, had enormous influence on the field of computers and society and especially—at various periods—insights into the roles played by artificial intelligence (AI).

George Dallas Mosgrove was born in Louisville, Kentucky, in and enlisted in the Fourth Kentucky Cavalry Regiment as a private on Septem Through service as a clerk and orderly in both regimental and brigade headquarters, he became familiar with the environment of officers and command.

His eyewitness account illuminates the western theater of the Civil War in Kentucky, east. I was one of two students sponsored by SPUR (the Summer Programme for Undergraduate Researchers) for the English Department, NUI Maynooth I conducted research for Professor Chris Morash on his book, A History of the Media in Ireland.

I worked closely with Dr. Colin Graham and Dr. Tom Hubbard on a bibliography of 20th century Irish literary Title: Social journalist.

Preface to the Fourth Edition In this edition, three more inspiring reminiscences viz. those of Kate Sanborn, K. Ghosh, and Frank Rhodehamel have been added. The source from which they have been collected has been mentioned at the end of each article.

This addition has further enhanced the value and usefulness of the book. On the night of Maas the heavy tramp of Confederate marching troops died away in the distance—her husband's regiment among them—Cornelia Peake McDonald began her diary of events in war-torn Winchester, Virginia.

McDonald's story of the Civil War records a personal and distinctly female battle of her own—a southern woman's lonely struggle in the midst of chaos to provide. Rev. Patrick MacSweeney, M.A., Professor of English at St. Patrick's College, Maynooth, died yesterday, after a brief was aged Deceased was the editor of the "Irish Ecclesiastical Record." He taught for some time in Clonliffe College.

His brothers are Rev. Michael MacSweeney, Aughrim St., Dublin; Rev. Eugene MacSweeney, and Mr. Joseph MacSweeney, a teacher in U.C.D. Philipp W. Rosemann (born Febru in Frankfurt) is a German philosopher and Professor and Chair of Philosophy at Maynooth is the co-editor of Dallas Medieval Texts and to his tenure at Maynooth, he taught at the University of Dallas for twenty years.

Books. Charred Root of Meaning: Continuity, Transgression, and the Other in Christian Tradition. Reminiscences of Professor Huxley is an article from The North American Review, Volume View more articles from The North American this.

Works (Adventures of Sherlock Holmes / Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes / His Last Bow / Hound of the Baskervilles / Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes / Return of Sherlock Holmes / Sign of Four / Study in Scarlet / Valley of Fear) by Arthur Conan Doyle, unknown edition.

Professor Terrence Sejnowski, Director of the Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, Salk Institute, USA. Author of The Deep Learning Revolution, MIT Press, " This book manages the impossible: it is a fun read, intuitive and engaging, lighthearted and delightful, and cuts right through the hype and turgid terminology.

The Texas Book gathers together personality profiles, historical essays, and first-person reminiscences to create an informal, highly readable history of UT. Many fascinating characters appear in these pages, including visionary president and Ransom Center founder Harry Huntt Ransom, contrarian English professor and Texas folklorist J.

Frank Reviews: 1. Check out this great listen on First published inReminiscences of a Stock Operator is the fictionalized biography of Jesse Livermore, one of the greatest speculators who ever lived. Now, almost 90 years later, it remains the most widely read, highly recommended investment book.

Jesse Livermore was a loner, an individualist - and the most successful stock trader who ever lived. Written shortly before his death inHow to Trade Stocks offered traders their first account of that famously tight-lipped operator's trading system.

Written in Livermore's inimitable, no-nonsense style, it interweaves fascinating autobiographical and historical details with step-by-step. Thus the book is accessible to anyone with at least an elementary background in statistics. Erich L.

Lehmann is Professor Emeritus of Statistics at the University of California at Berkeley. He is a member of the American and National Academies, a former Editor of the Annals of Mathematical Statistics, and former President of the Institute of.

Despite the book's age, it continues to offer insights into the art of trading and speculation. In Jack Schwager's Market Wizards, Reminiscences is quoted as a major source of stock trading learning material for experienced and new traders by many of the traders who Schwager interviewed.

The book tells the story of Livermore's progression from. ‘Reminiscences of a Stock Operator’ was ranked 15th on ‘Fortune’s The Smartest Books We Know’ and labeled a classic by The Wall Street Journal. The book has 24 chapters and a length of about pages. This book is not a trading psychology specific book.

An interview with Professor Rudolph Thill, who shares his memories of life in Germany before and during WWII. Recorded J Interview deals with reminiscences of Webber's career as a book reviewer. Topics: iowa oral history project, oral history, des moines, iowa. Iowa Oral History Project. Reminiscences of Dr Fredrick Töben.

J L-R: Fredrick, Carol, Mary, Jack, Kai, Peter, at a party in the German Club, Adelaide, to celebrate the life of Christopher Steele The Book of Iyov (Job) There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed.

“The Eighteenth Voyage,” which opens the book, tells of a time-travel experiment to correct the anomalous creation of the universe with deeply flawed results.

In “Professor A Dońda,” the closing tale, human civilization collapses when the digitization of information reaches explosive critical mass. The photographs in the book are an offering to Sri Ramana from my son-in-law Sri Sanjiv Narayan, for which I am thankful to him.

This book is a humble offering at the feet of Sri Ramana Maharshi on his th jayanti, which is also the Silver Jubilee Year of Sri Ramana Kendram, Hyderabad. Laxmi Narain ([email protected]) Notes: 1.

Memoirs of a Space Traveler: Further Reminiscences of Ijon Tichy Stanislaw Lem, trans. from the Polish by Joel Stern, Maria Swiecicka-Ziemianek and Antonia Lloyd-Jones. MIT, $ trade paper. The goal of the project, led by Professor Susan Schreibman of Maynooth University, is to create a crowd-sourced digital collection of letters written in the period 1 November, –31 October, Professor Farrel Corcoran is an author and retired academic of Dublin City University.

He has served as Head of Communication and Dean of the Faculty of Humanities at the university. From to he was chairman of RTÉ, the Republic of Ireland's public service broadcaster. About the Book Like many other soldiers who fought in the Civil War, New Orleans newspaper editor William J.

Seymour left behind an account of his wartime experiences. It is the only memoir by any field or staff officer of the famous 1st Louisiana Brigade (Hays’ Brigade) in the Army of Northern Virginia.Books similar to Reminiscences of a Stock Operator Reminiscences of a Stock Operator.

by Edwin Lefèvre. avg. rating Ratings. First published in"Reminiscences of a Stock Operator" is the most widely read, highly recommended investment book ever.

Generations of readers have found that it has more to teach them about ma.With them went a tutor, Krystyn Lach-Szyrma, who wrote a three-volume Reminiscences of a Journey through England and Scotland,which was published in In Lach-Szyrma, a professor at the recently-founded University of Warsaw, was a leader of student participation in the rising against Russian rule.

23423 views Saturday, November 21, 2020