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troubles in Northern Ireland

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Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Northern Ireland -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Northern Ireland -- History -- Sources.

    • About the Edition

      Uses primary source materials to trace the history of the conflicts in Northern Ireland.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 53-54) and index.

      StatementTony Allan.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Sources.
      SeriesWitness to history, Witness to history (Heinemann Library (Firm))
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.U46 A59 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3678044M
      ISBN 101403448671
      LC Control Number2003018233


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Patrick Radden Keefe’s new book explores the abduction of Jean McConville, a mother of 10, from her home inwhile also offering a broader history of the Troubles.

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The Northern Ireland conflict was a thirty year bout of political violence, low intensity armed conflict and political deadlock within the six north-eastern counties of Ireland that formed part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and. Known as The Troubles, the conflict pitted Nothern Ireland's republican nationalists — a largely Catholic faction seeking to break free from British rule and instead unite with the Republic of Ireland — against the predominantly Protestant unionists/loyalists who sought to keep Northern Ireland within the United : John Kuroski.

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[Ivan Minnis] -- Origins of conflict - Unionism and Nationalism - Republicanism and Loyalists - Northern Ireland and the wider world - Civil Rights - Bloody Sunday - Stormont - Ulster Workers strike - Hunger strike.

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