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The Irish revolution and how it came about

by O"Brien, William

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Published by Maunsel & Roberts in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish question.,
  • Home rule -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William O"Brien.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 462 p. ;
    Number of Pages462
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23306978M
    OCLC/WorldCa2864207

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      The Irish Potato Famine, also known as the Great Hunger, began in when a fungus-like organism called Phytophthora infestans (or P. infestans) spread rapidly throughout Ireland. Before it.   This is a magisterial narrative of the most turbulent decade in Anglo-Irish history: a decade of unleashed passions that came close to destroying the parliamentary system and to causing civil war in the United Kingdom. It was also the decade of the cataclysmic Great War, of an officers' mutiny in an elite cavalry regiment of the British Army and of Irish armed rebellion.


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