Ireland in Transition, 1867-1921: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Ireland in Transition, 1867-1921

1st Edition

Edited by D. George Boyce, Alan O'Day


304 pages

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pub: 2004-03-25
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This wide-ranging collection brings together multiple perspectives on a key period in Irish history, from the Fenian Rising in 1867 to the creation of the Irish Free State and Northern Ireland in 1921, with a focus on the formation of Irish identity. The chapters, written by team of experts, focus on key individuals or ideological groups and consider how they perceived Ireland's future, what their sense of Irish identity was, and who they saw as the enemy. Providing a new angle on Ireland during the period from 1867 to 1921, this book will be important reading for all those with an interest in Irish history.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Europe / Ireland
HISTORY / Modern / 19th Century
HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century