London: Allen Lane, 2013. 9780713999839:
Seller ID: 45060
"The protracted, terrible fight for independence pitted the Irish against the British, and the Irish against themselves. It was both a physical battle of shocking violence against a regime increasingly seen as alien and unacceptable, and an intellectual battle for a new sort of country. The damage done, the betrayals and grim compromises put the new nation into a state of trauma for at least a generation, but at a high cost the struggle ended: a new republic was born." Pp.xx/537, 29 black & white photo illustrations + 4 maps. Grey cloth, dustwrapper. VG/VG. View More...
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