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Terror in Ireland

The Heritage of Hate

by O"Ballance, Edgar.

  • 222 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Book Sales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terrorism,
  • Sale Books,
  • Political violence,
  • History,
  • Ireland,
  • 20th century,
  • Irish Republican Army,
  • Northern Ireland

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8228089M
    ISBN 100891411003
    ISBN 109780891411000

    Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Simply put, this book is a feast for the intellect"—Thomas M. Wilson, American Anthropologist "One of the best books to have been written on Northern Ireland A highly imagination and significant book. Formations of Violence is an important addition to the literature on political violence."—David E. Schmitt, American Political Science.

      At a time when it seems like Britain and the US are waging an endless war on terror, Northern Ireland is a reminder that all wars end eventually. Even terrorists get old. Lincoln Michel’s fiction appears in Tin House, Electric Literature, Unstuck, NOON, and debut collection, Upright Beasts, was published by Coffee House is the previous site editor for Electric Literature and co-editor of Gigantic magazine and Gigantic sometimes draws authors as monsters. He tweets as @TheLincoln.

    When originally published in , this book was the first detailed study of terrorism in Ireland. It assesses the situation in Ireland after a decade or more of violence in the North and tests some of the assumptions about the nature of terrorism and discusses the problem in a geo-political context. As it drifts into winter Ireland often becomes a place of twilight with its quickly shortening days and long dark nights. The low sunlight, when it does appear through clouded skies, casts long darkening atmosphere has influenced folk superstitions, ghost stories and many famous Irish Gothic writers, revealing tales of vampires, malevolent ghosts and paranormal occurrences.


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Terror in Ireland by O"Ballance, Edgar. Download PDF EPUB FB2

And I began to think of Belfast, and how often it had been rebuilt, as a wild place, an autonomous zone – like cold war-era Berlin, or s Airdrie, where I Terror in Ireland book my first book. An in depth look at the troubles in Ireland taken in chronological order from the eleventh century to Spends a lot of time on the behind the scenes political going on's with the Irish Republic, England, Northern Ireland, the IRA, the Provisional IRA, and the alphabet soup /5.

A great book if you intend to study this period or have an already good knowledge of it. David Fitzpatrick is Professor of Modern History at Trinity College, Dublin. His most recent book is Solitary and Wild: Frederick MacNeice and the Salvation of Ireland /5(4).

Here in Ireland, as Shane Kenna’s interesting article tells us, the Fenians had the dubious honour of pioneering modern ‘terrorism’ with bomb attacks in London in the s. Today, when the term is almost always an epithet of abuse, NATO defines terrorism as: “Premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against non-combatant targets by sub-national groups or.

A great book if you intend to study this period or have an already good knowledge of it. David Fitzpatrick is Professor of Modern History at Trinity College, Dublin.

His most recent book is Solitary and Wild: Frederick MacNeice and the Salvation of Ireland. The Irish Republican Army (IRA; Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann), also known as the Provisional Irish Republican Army (Provisional IRA or Provos), was an Irish republican paramilitary organisation that sought to end British rule in Northern Ireland, facilitate Irish reunification and bring about an independent republic encompassing all of Ireland.

It was the most active republican paramilitary. Terrorism, Torture and 3, Lives Lost: Revisiting ‘the Troubles’ in Northern Ireland Patrick Radden Keefe’s new book Say Nothing investigates the mystery of a missing mother and reveals a.

Terror in Ireland edited by: David Fitzpatrick Dublin, Lilliput Press,ISBN: ; pp.;Price: £   A great book if you intend to study this period or have an already good knowledge of it.

David Fitzpatrick is Professor of Modern History at Trinity College, Dublin. His most recent book is Solitary and Wild: Frederick MacNeice and the Salvation of Ireland Reviews: 8. This book explores the challenges of combating terrorism from a policing perspective using the example of the Royal Ulster Constabulary GC (RUC) in Northern Ireland.

The RUC was in the frontline of co. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction - dimensions of Irish terrorism, Yonah Alexander and Alan O'Day; Patrick Pearse and patriotic soteriology - the Irish Republican Army and the sanctification of political self-immolation, Sean Farrell Moran; Northern Ireland political papers and the troubles,Richard.

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Irish Republican Army, republican paramilitary organization seeking the establishment of a republic, the end of British rule in Northern Ireland, and the reunification of Ireland.

It was created in Learn more about the IRA, including its history. Terror in Ireland by O'Ballance, Edgar.,Presidio Press edition, in EnglishCited by: 4. This book explores the challenges of combating terrorism from a policing perspective using the example of the Royal Ulster Constabulary GC (RUC) in Northern Ireland.

The RUC was in the frontline of counter-terrorism work for thirty years of conflict during which time. Several chapters emerged from papers delivered at a one-day conference in Trinity College in Novemberwhile others have been specially commissioned for this book.

The contributors, including gifted postgraduate and undergraduate students as well as prominent historians, tackle many facets of terror, such as 'Bloody Sunday', the 5/5. This collection of essays is designed to illuminate the varied origins, forms and consequences of terror, whether practised by republicans or forces of the Crown.

It is. In his new book, Kevin Myers manages to restory the centrality of Irish efforts in WWI to our national life. - John Paul McCarthy, The Irish Times In this powerful work Kevin Myers details Ireland's intimate involvement with one of Pages: Ireland and terrorism used to be almost synonymous for a while - at the height of the "Troubles", nobody dared to travel to Northern Ireland, and even travel in the Republic was often seen as cautious approach to travel in Ireland was well warranted at the time because before the Peace Process took hold, random bombings led to immense "collateral damage", often targeting.

Religious Terror in Ireland by Avro Manhattan,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Ireland has become the home of 'backdoor' Islamic terrorists who are using the country to plan attacks on Britain. It is feared there are dozens of “sleepers” already in the country who have.

This edited book analyses the lessons which can be drawn from Northern Ireland’s experiences of combating terrorism. The essays in this volume unite analysis and practice in exploring both the conflict in Northern Ireland and the internationally applicable counter-terrorism lessons which can be drawn from the response to it.