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Easter Rising 1916

Birth of the Irish Republic (Campaign)

by Michael Mcnally

  • 116 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Armed conflict,
  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • c 1900 - c 1914,
  • Military,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Ireland,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPeter Dennis (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8961903M
    ISBN 101846030676
    ISBN 109781846030673

    The Easter Rising: A Guide to Dublin in by Kostick, Conor; Collins, Lorcan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Easter The Irish Rebellion by Charles Townshend pp, Penguin, £ It is the fate of great poets that many of their most resonant lines degenerate into cliché through over-use.

      The Rising: Ireland: Easter by Fearghal McGarry book review. Click to read the full review of The Rising: Ireland: Easter in New York Journal of Books. The Rising was Collins' first appearance in national events. When it commenced on Easter Monday , Collins served as Joseph Plunkett's aide-de-camp at the rebellion's headquarters in the General Post Office (GPO) in Dublin. There he fought alongside Patrick Pearse, James Connolly, and other members of the Rising leadership. The Rising was.

    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).   PATREON: WEBSITE: TWITTER: INSTAGRAM:


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Easter Rising 1916 by Michael Mcnally Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tim has written a very good account of the Easter Rising. The book starts with a look back at the events in the years prior to the Rising, the politics of Irelands quest for Independence, and the British Governments attitude to their opposition of Ireland becoming independent of Great by: 1.

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: An account of the events, personalities and repercussions of the Irish rebellion 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.

The Rising was born out of the Conservative and Unionist parties/5. ‘’ 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, BIRTH OF THE IRISH REPUBLIC is the work of Michael McNally, who is also the author of a number of books including Ireland Cromwell's Protestant Crusade.

While it is well-illustrated with maps, illustrations, and photographs, his bias clearly shows through in his account of this tragic event/5(12). 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 buildings, and typed orders.4/5(1).

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).

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 week. 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. This book - the companion to Sean Enright's previous work, The Trials of Civilians by Military Courts: Ireland - is a fascinating and comprehensive study of the trials held during Mayfollowing Dublin's Easter Rising.

There were trials conducted in the two-week period of May/5(5). Tim has written a very good account of the Easter Rising. The book starts with a look back at the events in the years prior to the Rising, the politics of Irelands quest for Independence, and the British Governments attitude to their opposition of Ireland becoming independent of Great s: Books with the subject: Easter Rising (Ireland: ) Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity.

Trinity Leon Uris. Info/Buy. A Star Called Henry (The Last Roundup) Roddy Doyle. Info/Buy. At Swim, Two Boys Jamie O'Neill. Info/Buy. A Long Long Way Sebastian Barry.

Info/Buy. Morgan Llywelyn. Info/Buy. “Rebels” is the story of the men and women who saw in England’s War Ireland’s Opportunity and who planned, debated and carried out the Easter Rising of It depicts the Rising as more complex, more ambiguous and even more tragic than works and sites focusing merely on the rising /5.

out of 5 stars The Rising: Ireland Easter - Kindle Edition. Reviewed in the United States on Febru Verified Purchase. The Kindle Edition of this book is missing the 25 plates listed in the "List of Plates and Maps" section. I haven't read the text yet, but will come back with a more comprehensive review when I do by: Books by Lorcan Collins, founder of the Rebellion Walking Tour The Easter Rising A Guide to Dublin in By Lorcan Collins & Conor Kostick.

A vivid and entertaining guide to the events and locations of the Easter Rising. Defying all the odds men, women and children went out on 24 April, Easter Monday, to fight for an.

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.

is an Irish based online bookstore offering a wide diverse range of books, new releases, bestsellers, bargains and rare books, with worldwide delivery. the rising took place, on Easter Mondayonly about 1, men and women were actually engaged. A provisional Irish government was proclaimed.

The General Post Office and other parts of Dublin were seized; street fighting continued for about a week until Tom Clarke, Patrick Pearse, and other republican leaders.

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. Accounts of the Easter Rising of and the events leading up to it. (Offered by Chanticleer Books) Among the best-informed popular histories from later decades is Max Caulfield’s classic, “ The Easter Rebellion ” (London: New English Library).

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.Her most recent publication is "The Easter Rising - Molly's Diary", the first book in a planned trilogy.

Her previous Celtic fantasy trilogy for children "The Chingles" won a Poolbeg/RTE award. Patricia is also a multi award-winning Producer/Director of critically acclaimed an Patricia Murphy is an award-winning children's author and a /5.

The Easter Rising of not only destroyed much of the centre of Dublin - it changed the course of Irish history. But how did it achieve this? What role did people from ordinary backgrounds play in the making of the Irish revolution and what motivated them to take part in it?

What did the rebels think they could achieve? And what kind of a republic were they fighting for?