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Easter Rising

Ward, Alan J.

Easter Rising

revolution and Irish nationalism

by Ward, Alan J.

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Harlan Davidson in Arlington Heights, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalism -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Ireland -- History -- Easter Rising, 1916.,
    • Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1910-1921.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlan J. Ward.
      SeriesEurope since 1500 series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA962 .W33 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2377077M
      ISBN 100882958038
      LC Control Number87005444

      The Easter Rising began at 12 noon on 24 April, and lasted for six short but bloody days, resulting in the deaths of innocent civilians, the destruction of many parts of Dublin and the true beginning of Irish independence. The Rising was born out of the Conservative and Unionist parties' illegal defiance of the democratically expressed wish of the Irish electorate for Home Rule; and 4/5(1). John MacBride (sometimes written John McBride; Irish: Seán Mac Giolla Bhríde; 7 May – 5 May ) was an Irish republican and military leader executed by the British for his participation in the Irish Easter Rising in Dublin. 2 Participation in the Second Anglo-Boer War. 3 Marriage to Maud Gonne. 4 Easter s/wars: Second Boer War, Easter Rising ().

      Easter Rising, Enniscorthy writing about a revolution Three writers remember three women – George O’Brien his grandaunt Greta Comerford, Roddy Doyle his grandaunt Una Brennan and Colm. John Dorney is the author of The Story Of The Easter Rising, , The Story of The Irish War Of Independence and The Story Of The Irish Civil War. 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.

      EASTER RISING: An Irish American Coming Up from Under User Review - Kirkus. Simple yet affecting follow-up to MacDonald's raw debut memoir, All Souls ().The previous book detailed in broad brushstrokes a difficult life growing up in the Old Colony housing project of 2/5(6). Joe Duffy, the RTÉ broadcaster, took a laudable early interest in the 40 children killed during and as a result of the Rising, and has now produced a book, Children of the Rising: The Untold Author: Catriona Crowe.


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Easter Rising, is the journey of a young boy who struggles to find an identity independent from cohort and culture in South Boston.

Michael Patrick MacDonald, searches to find a meaning to the word "normal", in a world where it is normal for strong Irish youths, to /5(44). In Easter Rising he tells the story of how he got out. Desperate to avoid the “normal” life of Southie, Michael reinvents himself in the burgeoning punk rock movement and the thrilling vortex of Johnny Rotten, Mission of Burma, and the Clash/5(27).

The e-book Easter Rising: A History From Beginning to End told in a fairly concise manner the reasons for the Easter uprising. The book started by describing how the British treated the Irish people prior to the period of great starvation that either /5(92).

Easter Rising: An Irish American Coming Up from Under. A powerfully redemptive story of escape from the Irish American ghetto. Michael Patrick MacDonald's All Souls: A Family Story from Southie told the story of the loss of four of his siblings to the violence, poverty, /5.

The Easter Rising was the final catalyst for Irish independence. This book covers it in enough detail to hit all major players and events, but sort enough to cover it in about 40 minutes.

A good and interesting read. flag Like see review/5. Tim pat Coogan has written a narrative history of that takes in the Easter Rising book political events that led up to the armed rebellion. He puts the Easter Rising completely within context of the time: the refusal of the Unionists to go along with the - passed by Westminster Parliament - Home Rule by: 1.

In just over one hundred and seventy pages Tim Pat Coogan's 'The Easter Rising' is crammed with historical detail, fully documenting the political machinations of the Home Rule struggle that lead to the actions of 24th April /5.

The overthrow of seven centuries of British rule in Ireland began on Easter Monday, In Rebels, Peter de Rosa, author of the bestselling Vicars of Christ, tells the story of the Rising in all its terror and beauty. With the dramatic flai/5(47).

A fictional, yet informational, account of the Irish Rebellion of Having just visited Ireland and the sites of the these events, it was a great way to become more informed. The protagonist was a young Irish boy who is coming of age and finding himself and end up in the middle of the rebellion/5.

The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April The Rising was launched by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while the United Kingdom was fighting the First World was the most significant uprising in Ireland since the Location: Mostly Dublin, Skirmishes in counties Meath.

When the Clock Struck in Close-Quarter Combat in the Easter Rising (Collins Press €), by Derek Molyneux and Darren Kelly, is a superb account of the fighting that went on in Easter : Ronan Mcgreevy. Easter Rising. Written By: Easter Rising, also called Easter Rebellion, Irish republican insurrection against British government in Ireland, which began on Easter Monday, Apin Dublin.

Easter Rising: Selected full-text books and articles. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.

It was the year, as Fintan O’Toole put it, that “official Ireland trusted artists”. The results are evident in this book. The Easter Rising was an event of international : Ronan Mcgreevy. I’m all for first-hand accounts, though they require some degree of knowledge of what is being discussed to full profit.

That said, my favourite first-hand accounts about the period are as following: Easter Rising: “Doing my bit for Ireland”, Marg. Easter Rising book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

When the outbreak of World War I () delayed home rule for Irel /5. The Easter Rising was intended to take place across Ireland; however, various circumstances resulted in it being carried out primarily in Dublin. Synopsis The Easter Rising began at 12 noon, 24 April, and lasted for six short but bloody days, resulting in the deaths of innocent civilians, the destruction of many parts of Dublin, and the true beginning of Irish independence/5(67).

Easter Rising In the midst of World War I, the Easter Rising took place in Dublin and throughout Ireland in April, The revolutionary movement faced many problems from the beginning, including splintered leadership, disorganized support, opposition from moderate supporters of home rule, and prepared retaliation from the : Hourly History.

EASTER RISING (IRELAND: ) / REVOLUTIONARIES / GUERRILLAS / YOUNG MEN / IRELAND--DUBLIN / POOR / SOCIAL HISTORY / SOCIAL CONDITIONS / FAMILY / PEOPLE WITH SOCIAL DISABILITIES / FAMILIES / IRISH FICTION - IN ENGLISH - 20TH CENTURY / HISTORICAL FICTION.

the Easter rising User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict There being no shortage of books on the Easter Rising, this book must have been published for its pictures of fighters, damaged 4/5(1). The Planning of the Easter Rising: Part One. The Easter Rising of was planned and carried out by a secret revolutionary organisation, the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB) and, in particular, a small Military Council of its leaders: Tom Clarke, Sean MacDermott, Patrick Pearse, Eamonn Ceannt, Joseph Plunkett and Thomas : The History Press.

As Tim Pat Coogan writes in The Easter Rising, the rebel leader James Connolly, injured and confined to the Irish Volunteer headquarters after a few days of bloody fighting, passed the time reading a detective novel. During a rare quiet moment, Connolly dryly remarked, "A book like this, plenty of rest and an insurrection -- all at the Brand: Orion Publishing Group, Limited.