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50 Things You Didn't Know About 1916
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Mick O'Farrell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-01 - Publisher: Mercier Press Ltd

Even those who know a great deal about the Easter Rising may not know that there were temporary ceasefires in the St Stephen's Green area, to allow the park att
Ireland's 1916 Rising
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: Mark McCarthy
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-06 - Publisher: Routledge

In light of its upcoming centenary in 2016, the time seems ripe to ask: why, how and in what ways has memory of Ireland’s 1916 Rising persisted over the decad
The 1916 Diaries of an Irish Rebel and a British Soldier
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Mick O'Farrell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-01 - Publisher: Mercier Press Ltd

This book contains the unpublished diaries of two men writing under fire on the streets of Dublin in April 1916. In Jacob’s factory, Volunteer Seosamh de Brú
According to their Lights
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Neil Richardson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-21 - Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Ltd

e eclectic scientist and inventor Prof. John Joly from Co. Offaly who, at fifty-eight, helped to defend Trinity College Dublin throughout the Rising. Many enlis
16 Dead Men: The Easter Rising Executions
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Anne-Marie Ryan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-05 - Publisher: Mercier Press Ltd

Sixteen men were executed in the aftermath of the Easter Rising in Ireland, 1916: fifteen were shot and one was hanged. Their deaths changed the course of Irish
Our Man In Hibernia
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Charlie Connelly
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-02 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Each year on St Patrick's Day eighty million people around the world celebrate their Irish ancestry. Millions more don leprechaun hats and down pints of Guinnes
Those of Us Who Must Die
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Derek Molyneux
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-10 - Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Ltd

The 1916 Rising is one of the most documented and analysed episodes in Ireland’s turbulent history. Often overlooked, however, is its immediate aftermath. Thi
Dead Interesting Stories from the Graveyards of Dublin
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Shane MacThomais
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-31 - Publisher: Mercier Press Ltd

From the simplest slab of weathered stone to the most imposing monument, every marker in Glasnevin cemetery bears witness to a life that, in ways small or large
A Walk Through Rebel Dublin 1916
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Mick O'Farrell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-01 - Publisher: Mercier Press Ltd

A Walk Through Rebel Dublin 1916 is a comprehensively illustrated guide to the Rising of Easter Week 1916, based on the significant locations of the rebellion.
1916: What the People Saw During the 1916 Rising
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Mick O'Farrell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-01 - Publisher: Mercier Press Ltd

When the rebellion of 1916 had ended, more than 400 people were dead and over 2,000 wounded. More than half of these were civilians, but even for those civilian