The Voices from the Easter Rising Cover Image
The Voices from the Easter Rising Cover Image

Find the best price forThe Voices from the Easter Rising

Paperback, Published in May 2016 by Merrion Press

ISBN10: 1785370669 | ISBN13: 9781785370663

Page count: 216

Voices from the Easter Rising is a compelling collection of eyewitness accounts of the events of Easter Week 1916, and details how the Rising unfolded in Dublin and in a range of other Irish cities, towns and villages. Extraordinary first-hand testimonies from the ranks of the Irish Volunteers, the Citizen Army, Cumman na mBan, ordinary members of the public, and civil servants along with the perspectives of Dublin Castle civil servants alongside their counterparts within the British administration, reveal how the streets of Dublin and the lives of its citizens were completely altered. For those seeking an accurate understanding of how the events of Easter Week actually took place, this is essential reading. These dramatic first-hand narratives undercut the gender divide, provide an invaluable insight into this period and provide the reader with the most direct portrayal of the actions of the revolutionaries and the forces they raged against. Though the action beyond Dublin was sporadic, it nevertheless served as a riveting precursor to the fighting that was soon to be waged in the War of Independence. This book gives voice once more to the protagonists beyond the pantheon of martyrs, providing a new understanding of this epoch-making event that was to shape the course of modern Irish history.

Compare New Book Prices for The Voices from the Easter Rising
Retailer
Price
Delivery
 
Total
 
...

SEARCHING FOR PRICES...

Your recently visited titles

Books other users have been comparing prices for

Categories for this title

Compare book prices with SocialBookco. Get The Voices from the Easter Rising by Mícheál Ó hAodha at the best price. This book is for ISBN 9781785370663 which is a Paperback copy Published in May 2016 by Merrion Press.