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Published: 30 August 2020

336 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198866442

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The Irish Establishment 1879-1914

Fergus Campbell

  • The first full examination of elite groups in Ireland before the revolution.
  • Examines a broad range of elites, from landlords to businessmen, police officers to civil servants.
  • Reveals the social tensions, structural inequality, and ethnic discrimination in pre-revolutionary Ireland.
  • Counters prevailing views - argues that the Union was unravelling long before 1916.

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