The Rising (New Edition): Ireland: Easter 1916

The Rising (New Edition): Ireland: Easter 1916

by Fearghal McGarry


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198732358
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 11/14/2017
Edition description: New
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 5.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Fearghal McGarry, Reader in Modern Irish History, Queen's University Belfast

Fearghal McGarry is Senior Lecturer in History at Queen's University, Belfast. He is the author of a number of books on Irish history in the twentieth century, including Irish Politics and the Spanish Civil War (Cork University Press, 1999), Eoin O'Duffy: A Self-Made Hero (OUP, 2005), and The Abbey Rebels of 1916: A Lost Revolution (Gill & Macmillan, 2015). H also edited Rebels (Penguin Ireland, 2011), a collection of first-hand testimony by revolutionary veterans.

Table of Contents

Easter 1916 in 2016
List of Plates and Maps
List of Abbreviations
1. The Rising Generation: Separatism in Ireland
2. Arms in Irish Hands: Volunteering
3. The Soul of the Nation: War
4. Walking on Air: The Rising in Dublin
5. Glorious Forever: The Fall of the Republic
6. Charlie Weston, Are you Gone Mad? The Rising in Provincial Ireland
7. A Good End: Punishment
8. The Beginning of Ireland: Aftermath
Guide to Further Reading

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