Objects & Places from How the Irish Saved Civilization

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Object Descriptions

The Ardagh Chalice - This artifact is a communion cup found in a Limerick field.

The Book of Kells - This document is the most famous Irish codex.

Celts - This ethnic group entered history from across the Rhine beginning ca. 600 BCE.

Druids - These people were the priests of pagan Ireland.

Iona - This is the site of is the first monastic community founded by St. Columcille.

Lindisfarne - This is the name of the monastery founded by St. Aidan.

Pax Romana - One characteristic of this was an excellent road system, which facilitated transportation and communication around the Mediterranean basin.

Roman Catholic Church - The Pope is the head of this organization.

Tain Bo Cuailnge - This is a masterpiece of Ireland's prehistoric oral lore.

Vikings - Between 793 and 1014, this group terrorizes Ireland.

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