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$89.95

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Published: 08 June 2009

304 Pages | 8 Illustrations, black & white, 1 Maps

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719079733


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Architects of the Resurrection

Ailtirí na hAiséirghe and the Fascist 'New Order' in Ireland

R. M. Douglas

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Analyses, with great clarity and insight, the ideology, membership, organisation and leadership of what was often a chaotic movement
  • Exposes the nefarious activities of a cabal of Irish pro-Axis activists during the Second World War, and the efforts of British and American intelligence services to keep tabs on them Shows that many more Irish people supported Hitler and Mussolini, and were sympathetic to anti-democratic and anti-Semitic doctrines, than we think Deals with the collaboration of the fascist and neo-fascist "internationals" during and after the war-the co-operation of extremist movements in Ireland, Britain, the US and elsewhere Draws upon a wide range of official and private sources, including Irish language documents and interviews with surviving memebers of the party and elsewhere Draws upon a wide range of official and private sources, including Irish language documents and interviews with surviving memebers of the party
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