Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921

Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921

by William Murphy

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198784555
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/07/2016
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

William Murphy is an historian of the political and cultural history of modern Ireland. The North American Society for Sport History named The Gaelic Athletic Association, 1884-2009, which he co-edited, best edited collection of 2009.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. 'What is Good Enough for the Suffragettes': Ireland, 1912-1914
2. 'In Place of an Academy We Have a Jail': Ireland, Summer 1915 - Easter 1916
3. 'Nowhere Else Does One Learn to Know a Colleague So Well': May 1916 - June 1917
4. 'Hunger-Strike Mania': Ireland, June 1917- June 1918
5. 'The Same Walls & Doors & Gates & Persons': Internment (Britain) May 1918 - March 1919
6. 'Out with the Warrants, Set On the G Men, Roll Up the Black Marias, Fill Up the Jails': June 1918 - July 1919
7. 'You Will Find They Will Climb Down': August 1919-June 1920
8. 'The Tower of Hunger': August-November 1920
9. 'Home Rule within the Empire': November 1920 - June 1921
10. 'Every Internee was a Centre of Disaffection': Truce to Treaty
11. 'The Gates are Thrown Open'
Conclusion
Bibliography
Appendices

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