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A Pocket History of the Irish Revolution

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ISBN: 9780717179411
Pub Date22/02/2019
BindingHardback
Pages256
CountryIRL
Dewey941.50821
Publisher: Gill
Quick overview This book focuses on the lead up to the 1916 Rising, and especially its aftermath. It covers the War of Independence, the great leaders de Valera and Collins, the Anglo-Irish Treaty and the Civil War.
€5.99

The perfect introduction to Ireland's dramatic fight for sovereignty



Gaining independence from British rule has dominated Irish history since the plantation of Ulster. This book focuses on the lead up to the 1916 Rising, and especially its aftermath. It covers the War of Independence, the great leaders de Valera and Collins, the Anglo-Irish Treaty and the Civil War. Told in captivating prose by historian Richard Killeen, it is the perfect gift for anyone interested in Irish history.

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The perfect introduction to Ireland's dramatic fight for sovereignty



Gaining independence from British rule has dominated Irish history since the plantation of Ulster. This book focuses on the lead up to the 1916 Rising, and especially its aftermath. It covers the War of Independence, the great leaders de Valera and Collins, the Anglo-Irish Treaty and the Civil War. Told in captivating prose by historian Richard Killeen, it is the perfect gift for anyone interested in Irish history.

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