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Title:
The Great Irish Rebellion of 1798
Author:
Póirtéir, Cathal.
Publication Information:
Dublin : Mercier Press : published in association with Radio Telefis Eireann ; Boulder, Colo. : Irish American Book Co., 1998.
Physical Description:
187 pages ; 20 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The state of Ireland before 1798 / David Dickson -- Three revolutions and a failure / Kevin Whelan -- France and the 1798 Rebellion / Hugh Gough -- Wolfe Tone and the republican ideal / Marianne Elliot -- Dublin's role in the 1798 rebellion / Tommy Graham -- 1798 in Antrim and Down / A.T.Q. Stewart -- Up not out: why did north-west Ulster not rise in 1798? / Breandán Mc Suibhne -- Wexford in 1798: a republic before its time / Brian Cleary -- General Humbert's campaign in the west / Harman Murtagh -- The prime informant: the life and times of 'The Sham Squire' Francis Higgins (1746-1802) / Thomas Bartlett -- Scoundrels all--priests and prelates in '98 / Dáire Keogh -- Partners in struggle: the women of 1798 / Mary Cullen -- 1798 and the balladmakers / Tom Munnelly.
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ISBN:
9781856352260
Format :
Book