By Dermot Keogh,Gabriel Doherty
An interpretation of the occasions of Easter Week 1916 because the significant defining occasion of an extended revolution in Irish historical past. creation by means of Garret Fitzgerald. This booklet seeks to interpret the occasions of Easter Week 1916 because the significant defining occasion of a protracted revolution in Irish historical past. 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 subject matters search to discover the layered family and overseas, political, felony and ethical facets of this uniquely influential and arguable 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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