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Published: 28 February 2014

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719091209

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The IRA 1956-69

Rethinking the Republic

Matt Treacy

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Newly available in paperback
  • The most comprehensive analysis of the IRA in this period using all available internal and official sources
  • Shows that the IRA were too weak to have consciously planned the conflict that broke out in 1969
  • In-depth analysis of Republican ideology and of the differences between tradional Catholic influences and left-wing modernisers
  • Provides an overall narrative for the general reader and a comprehensive review of sources used by academics and students

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