Kidnap, jailbreak, power, faith, murder, betrayal, scholarship,
survival and above all, sheer endurance -- all are themes in Dermot
Somers' stories of heroic and historic travels from the mythic
legends of prehistory to the dawn of modern Ireland. With the aid
of maps and photographs, Dermot Somers -- mountaineer, Gaelic
scholar, TV presenter, and writer -- follows in the footsteps of
these epic journeys, revealing the people, the cultures, the times,... more...