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Published: 07 June 2016

288 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198784555

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Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921

William Murphy

  • The first and only comprehensive study of political imprisonment in Ireland during the revolutionary period
  • Charts the precise relationship between the prison campaigns and the independence movement more generally
  • Places Irish prison campaigns in the context of prison campaigns elsewhere and deploys analytical tools used by historians of political prisoners in other jurisdictions and during other periods to inform its analysis
  • Makes a significant contribution to Irish history and prison history