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Published: 11 October 2009

320 Pages

6 1/4 x 9 3/8 inches

ISBN: 9780199233229

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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
  • Revals 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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