Former vice president Joe Biden was at the Irish Embassy in Washington for the launch of the four volume Cambridge History of Ireland, hailed as a significant academic work that charts Ireland’s story from 600 to the present. Vice President Biden was the main guest of honor. Ambassador Dan Mulhall, Brigitte Schull from Cambridge University Press, and Professor Tom Bartlett were the other speakers. Mr. Biden is pictured with Ambassador Mulhall. Photo by Marty Katz.