Book Title: Rebel Ireland: Easter Rising to Civil War

Details: Author: McMahon, Sean

Reading Age: 18 +

Publisher: The Mercier Press Ltd

ISBN-13: 9781856354981

Number of pages: 189

Dimensions: 12.7 x 1.5 x 19.3 cm

Retail Price: €10.24

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Book Description
The stories of these conflicts, with their scores of killings, torture, reprisals and long lasting bitterness are told concisely in this book. Easter 1916 features the rebellion which took place in Ireland 90 years ago was arguably the most momentous event in this country's history. The War of Independence features the guerrilla war, characterised by marvellous courage and miserable cruelty. The Civil War features few episodes in Irish history are as poignant, bloody and unnecessary. This book traces the causes, events and consequences of these events. It will help a peaceful generation for which the bloody birth of modern Ireland's ancient history, to gain a better understanding of the essence of their nation."