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Biting at the Grave: The Irish Hunger Strikes and the Politics of Despair

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"A book equal to the pity and terror of its subject, Padraig O'Malley simplifies nothing and scrutinizes everything. This is not only a heartfelt narrative but a sustained exercise of moral and political intelligence".--Seamus Heaney

Synopsis:

A haunting account of the hunger strikes of 1981 and their lingering effects on the troubled peoples of Northern Ireland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807002094
Author:
O'Malley, Padraig
Publisher:
Beacon Press (MA)
Author:
O'Malley, Padraig
Location:
Boston
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Penology
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
Ethnic Studies
Subject:
British isles
Subject:
Political prisoners
Subject:
History & Theory - General
Subject:
Northern Ireland Politics and government.
Subject:
Political prisoners -- Northern Ireland.
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
World History-Ireland
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
October 1991
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
344
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x .69 in 1.0313 lb

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History and Social Science » Crime » Prisons and Prisoners
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » General
History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » General History
History and Social Science » Europe » Ireland » General
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » World History » Ireland

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