By Dermot Keogh,Gabriel Doherty
An interpretation of the occasions of Easter Week 1916 because the imperative defining occasion of a protracted revolution in Irish background. creation via Garret Fitzgerald. This ebook seeks to interpret the occasions of Easter Week 1916 because the important defining occasion of a protracted revolution in Irish heritage. The origins of the lengthy revolution lie within the moment half the 19th century, and its legacy remains to be being performed out within the first years of the twenty-first century.
Acknowledged specialists on particular themes search to discover the layered family and overseas, political, criminal and ethical points of this uniquely influential and debatable occasion.
Contributors are: Rory O'Dwyer, Michael Wheatley, Brendan O'Shea and Gerry White, D.G. Boyce, Francis M. Carroll, Rosemary Cullen Owens, Jérí´me aan de Wiel, Adrian Hardiman, Keith Jeffery, Mary McAleese, Owen McGee, Seamus Murphy and Brian P. Murphy.
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