Irish Times Book of 1916 Rising by Shane Hegarty

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Published by Gill & Macmillan .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • Ireland,
  • 20th century,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • General,
  • History,
  • History - General History

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10527480M
ISBN 100717141918
ISBN 109780717141913

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An illustrated history of the Rising. The Irish Republican Brotherhood, a secret, oath-bound society, was at the centre of preparations for the Rising. From left, in this posed studio. This heavily illustrated book focuses on the events of the Easter Rising in Ireland, rather than the background and the consequences.

In a widely expanded version of the supplement that appeared in The Irish Times in March to commemorate the 90th Anniversary, The Rising recreates the actual course of events during that tumultuous week, based on contemporary witnesses, memoirs and /5(5).

This heavily illustrated book focuses on the events of the Easter Rising in Ireland, rather than the background and the consequences. In a widely expanded version of the supplement that appeared in The Irish Times in March to commemorate the 90th Anniversary, The Rising recreates the actual course of events during that tumultuous week, based on contemporary witnesses, 4/5.

This book focuses on the events of the Easter Rising in Ireland, rather than the background and the consequences. In a widely expanded version of the supplement that appeared in The Irish Times in March to commemorate the 90th Anniversary, The Rising recreates the actual course of events during that tumultuous week, based on contemporary witnesses, memoirs and Author: Shane Hegarty and Fintan O'Toole.

This book focuses on the events of the Easter Rising in Ireland, rather than the background and the consequences. In a widely expanded version of the supplement that appeared in The Irish Times in March to commemorate the 90th Anniversary, The Rising recreates the actual course of events during that tumultuous week, based on contemporary witnesses, memoirs and later recollections.

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That said, my favourite first-hand accounts about the period are as following: Easter Rising: “Doing my bit for Ireland”, Marg. "A WORK OF GREAT DRAMATIC POWER climaxing in the final hundred pages where he writes a full, searing narrative of the patriot leaders' last days It's powerful stuff."--The Sunday Press (Ireland)On Easter Monday ofa thousand Irish men and women, armed with pikes and rifles, took over the center of Dublin and proclaimed a republic.4/5(3).

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Many chapters go back and forth in paragraphs between the English and Irish sides, and I had the impression that the author assumed the reader would remember all these names/5(61). One Hundred Years of Irish Independence: From the Easter Rising to the Present - Ebook written by Tim Pat Coogan.

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John was born in Dublin in August and grew up in the southern suburb of Rathfarnham. He studied history and politics in University College Dublin and completed a Masters Thesis on the 16th. This heavily illustrated book focuses on the events of the Easter Rising in Ireland, rather than the background and the consequences.

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