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    Dublin- The Making of a Capital City

    Dublin- The Making of a Capital City

    By David Dickson (Profile Books) From the Viking settlement of ‘Dyflin’ to the Georgian splendour of the ‘second city of Empire’, Dublin has been through many incarnations surviving raids, sieges, famine, rebellion and civil wars. But what was it like to live here at key moments in the city’s history, and what have Dubliners themselves made of their home over the ages? David Dickson, a Professor of History at Trinity College, traces the story of Dublin through the voices of the people in his new book Dublin – The making of a Capital City.

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