A vivid and entertaining guide to the events and locations of the Easter 1916 Rising. Defying all the odds 1600 men, women and children went out on 24 April, Easter Monday, 1916 to fight for an independent Ireland.
The Easter Rising of 1916 was a seminal moment in Ireland’s turbulent history. For the combatants it was a no-holds-barred clash: the professional army of an empire against a highly motivated, well-drilled force of volunteers.
This is strikingly original book. All revolutionary movements since 1789 have looked instinctively to the French model. In this book, Bill McCormack demonstrates, with much supporting detail, that the French influence on the Irish Revolution was indeed
O.P.S Troops Man Barricades in the Streets of Dublin During the Easter Rising of 1916
S Troops Man Barricades in the Streets of Dublin During the Easter Rising of 1916
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