Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 January 2010

304 Pages | 16pp b/w plates

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780192801869

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The Rising

Ireland: Easter 1916

Fearghal McGarry

  • The story of the Easter Rising told from the perspective of ordinary revolutionaries.
  • Capitalizes on recently released interviews with over 1700 eye-witnesses to provide new insights into almost every aspect of this seminal event.
  • Shows how ordinary people became involved in the independence struggle and what their aspirations for Ireland were.
  • Looks at the wider context of the Rising's revolutionary aftermath and how it changed the course of Irish history.

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