The I.R.A. at War 1916-1923

The I.R.A. at War 1916-1923

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by Peter Hart
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199277869

ISBN-13: 9780199277865

Pub. Date: 03/24/2005

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The essays in The I.R.A. at War propose a new history of this Irish revolution: one that encompasses the whole of the island as well as Britain, all of the violence and its consequences, and the entire period from the Easter Rising to the end of the Civil War. Using new research and questioning old assumptions, these sparkling essays by Peter Hart address these

Overview

The essays in The I.R.A. at War propose a new history of this Irish revolution: one that encompasses the whole of the island as well as Britain, all of the violence and its consequences, and the entire period from the Easter Rising to the end of the Civil War. Using new research and questioning old assumptions, these sparkling essays by Peter Hart address these and other controversies to suggest new ways of looking at the history of the Irish Revolution of 1916-23.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199277865
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
03/24/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
290
Sales rank:
971,855
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. The Structure of Revolution
1. A New Revolutionary History
2. The Geography of Revolution
3. The Dynamics of Violence
Part II. Guerrillas at Home
4. Paramilitary Politics in Ireland
5. The Social Structure of the I.R.A.
Part III. Guerrillas Abroad
6. Operations Abroad: The I.R.A. in Britain
7. The Thompson Submachine Gun in Ireland
8. Michael Collins and the Assassination of Sir Henry Wilson
Part IV: Minorities at Bay
9. The Protestant Experience of Revolution in Southern Ireland
10. Ethnic Conflict and Minority Responses in Ireland
Index

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