Easter rebellion of 1916

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  • English
Ulster Society , Lurgan
StatementDavid Trimble.
ContributionsUlster Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
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Open LibraryOL19642440M

“Irish novelist and historian Llywelyn provides a fascinating account of the doomed Easter Rebellion. As fictional characters plot and fight alongside actual historical figures, the reader is swept up in both the glory and the tragedy of the doomed battle for Irish independence/5(). Vivid, authoritative and gripping, Easter is a major work.

(Word Power) Remarkably evenhanded and insightful The definitive study of the topic for all students of Irish History. (CHOICE) The author may or may not have seen active military service but his interpretation of small unit actions and close-in fighting is sharp and by:   by Morgan Llewellyn is a historical novel with more history than most books of this genre, but both the history and the fiction are well-told.

The book climaxes with the Easter Rising, which is preceded by four years in the life of fictional Ned Halloran and the real and fictional people with whom he comes into contact/5. Easter Rising, also called Easter Rebellion, Irish republican insurrection against British government in Ireland, which began on Easter Monday, Apin Dublin.

The insurrection was planned by Patrick Pearse, Tom Clarke, and several other leaders of the Irish Republican Brotherhood, which was a revolutionary society within the.

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. On Easter Monday, Apa group of Irish nationalists proclaimed the establishment of the Irish Republic and, along with some 1, followers, staged a.

This was such a great summary of the Easter Rebellion. I highly recommend it to anybody who is at all interested in this period of Irish History & Politics or European History & Politics.

The Irish case is an interesting juxtaposition to all of the other revolution that took place during or just after World War I/5. On Apon Easter Monday in Dublin, the Irish Republican Brotherhood, a secret organization of Irish nationalists led by Patrick Pearse, launches the.

The Easter Rebellion A New Illustrated History (Collins Press, €) is by Dr Conor McNamara, the scholar in residence at the National University of Ireland, : Ronan Mcgreevy.

Ireland's Easter Rising of is one of the handful of modern historical events that instantly created its own mythology and changed millions of lives forever. Charles Townshend's remarkable new book vividly re-creates this extraordinary time when a powerful narrative was born and Ireland was launched into a new : Dee, Ivan R.

Publisher. The Rebellion began in Enniscorthy in the early morning on the Thursday of Easter week, with the Athenaeum, a building close to the castle in the centre of the town, as headquarters.

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Ireland s Easter Rising of is one of the handful of modern historical events that instantly created its own mythology and changed millions of lives forever. Charles Townshend's remarkable new book vividly re-creates this extraordinary time when, as Irish insurgents rose up and occupied Dublin, as British artillery retaliated ferociously and flattened the city center, as the last haggard 5/5(1).

Images from the Book. Featuring a detailed timeline of events, extensive newspaper reports and previously unpublished photographs from the period, Kerry Histories and Legacies of the Easter Rising – A CentenaryRecord sets the pivotal role of Kerry and its people in its rightful context of the wider revolutionary period in Ireland.

The Irish Rebellion. Author: Charles Townshend; Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Before Easter Dublin had been a city much like any other British city, comparable to Bristol or Liverpool and part of a complex, deep-rooted British world.

A Novel of the Irish Rebellion.

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The Great Novel of the Irish Civil War The Easter Rising was a defining event in the history of Irish Republicanism and was responsible for the Proclamation of the Republic. refugees finds a home in racially charged St. Louis in this sweeping historical novel from a National Jewish Book Award /5(34).

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 4/5(1). From the sinking of the Titanic to the bloody climax of the Irish rebellion, Morgan Llywelyn,gives an up close account of events leading up to the Easter Uprising.

"" gives a historical account of the rebellion through the eyes of a fictional character, up to par, and much in the same way as James Michner does in his historical novels such 5/5(6). In both Ulster and Catholic Ireland militias were formed.

The Irish Republican Brotherhood, a descendent of the Fenians, organized a rebellion on Easter Sunday, ; although unsuccessful, the rising acquired great propaganda value when the British executed its leaders.

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The Easter Rising was an event of international significance. and the University of Author: Ronan Mcgreevy. Yeats’s Poetry Themes, Motifs and Symbols Prisoner” [ ], “In Memory of Eva Gore Booth and Con Markiewicz” [ ]), and the Easter Rebellion (“Easter ” [ ]).

Yeats believed that art could serve a political function: poems could both. The Easter rebellion of [W D Trimble] Ireland -- History -- Easter Rising, Ireland. More like this: Similar Items Book: All Authors / Contributors: W D Trimble. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number.

Books with the subject: Easter Rising (Ireland: ) Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity at this site. De Rosa's "Rebels" is simply one of the best historical books I have ever read, period. Some have criticised it for adopting a novelized approach, with plenty of dialogue, but as popular history, the result is a suspenseful buildup to the Great Easter Rising ofand its brutal extermination by the British success of the book is the care that De Rosa takes to develop his 5/5(5).

Rebellion in Galway Easter Rising likes. Local history of Rising in Galway. Including social and economic history of the early 's. Personalities involved on all sides of the Easter 5/5(2). is an Irish based online bookstore offering a wide diverse range of books, new releases, bestsellers, bargains and rare books, with worldwide delivery.

On Tuesday, MaLunch With Books at the Ohio County Public Library presented a commemoration of the centennial of the. Buy Easter The Irish Rebellion 01 by Townshend, Charles (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(43).

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Condition is Very Good. The Easter Rebellion by Caulfield, Max Paperback Book The Fast Free Shipping. $ $ Free shipping. Ireland's Easter Rising, Shots That Cracked an Empire: A Compendium of Peop. $Seller Rating: % positive. This sympathetic account, “The Irish Rebellion of and its martyrs: Erin's Tragic Easter,” also published soon after the Rising, is offered by Chanticleer Books: The Irish Rebellion of and Its Martyrs.

Edited by Maurice Joy. New York: Devin-Adair, (). First edition. About fine, ink stamp of Benedictine Press on title page. Sinn Fein Rebellion handbook, Easter, Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

EMBED. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags) Want more? Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! No_Favorite Pages: Can't go wrong with Easter by Charles Townshend. Examines the events leading up to the rising that caused it to take the ultimate shape that it did, talks about the factors that led to shift in public opinion towards the rebels afterward (including their execution but not limited to it).