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By J. R. Hill

This quantity within the New heritage of eire, covers a interval of significant importance in Ireland's heritage. It outlines the department of eire and the eventual institution of the Irish Republic. This paintings offers complete insurance of political advancements, north and south, in addition to supplying chapters at the economic system, literature in English and Irish, the Irish language, the visible arts, emigration and immigration, and the background of ladies. The twenty-five participants to this quantity, all experts of their box, give you the such a lot finished remedy of those advancements of any single-volume survey of twentieth-century eire.

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1958; those present include A. R. G. Gordon, J. L. O. Andrews, Robert Moore, Terence O'Neill, Lord Brookeborough, Cecil Bateman (cabinet secretary), W. W. B. 1960 Having been harvested and bundled, flax is placed in a 'retting' dam to rot away the outer fibres before scutching, hackling, and cleaning in preparation for the spinning room. I. , Northern Ireland Government Information Service, INF/yA/11/5/8) Winding the warp threads on to a weaver's beam, 1960. I. manufactured ^28 million worth of linen goods, 60 per cent of which was exported to more than 120 countries.

D. I. I. I. C. D. O. I. I. B. A. A. Proc. A. Trans. C. I. Jn. C. ] Seanad Eireann, diosboireachtai pdirliminte (parliamentary debates), tuairisg oifigiuil (official report), iml. i. (vol. ] (Dublin, 1922- ) Seanchas Ardmhacha Seanchas Ardmhacha: journal of the Armagh Diocesan Historical Society ([Armagh], 1954- ) (title appears as Seanchas Ard Mhacha from vol. v, no. i (1969)) Public Record Office, London liv ABBREVIATIONS AND CONVENTIONS ser. series Stat. Soc. Ire. Jn. D. D. Teachta Ddla (dail deputy) trans.

The violence in Northern Ireland between 1920 and 1922 exacted a heavier toll in blood than all the northern sectarian riots and affrays of the nineteenth century put together. The conflict was part of a wider struggle over the political future of the whole island, but it was at the same time a violent episode very different in character from the Anglo-Irish war in the other three provinces. Much more than is often acknowledged, in Ulster it was an ethnic conflict between people who, though they had intermarried for generations and could be distinguished neither by look nor dialect, felt themselves to be profoundly separate.

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