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Northern Ireland"s troubles

the human costs

by Marie-Therese Fay

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Published by Pluto Press in association with The Cost fo the Troubles Study in London, Sterling, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Political violence -- Social aspects -- Northern Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
    • Political violence -- Economic aspects -- Northern Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
    • Victims of terrorism -- Northern Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
    • Violent deaths -- Northern Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
    • Northern Ireland -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p.212-220) and index.

      StatementMarie-Therese Fay, Mike Morrissey, and Marie Smyth.
      SeriesContemporary Irish studies
      ContributionsMorrissey, Mike, 1946-, Smyth, Marie, 1953-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.U46 F39 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 229 p. :
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL383007M
      ISBN 100745313795
      LC Control Number98045434

        Image caption Many of Northern Ireland's new breed of crime writers grew up in the Troubles. He has won a host of awards - the Spinetingler, . The British Army, deployed to restore order in Belfast in In the latest in our series of overviews, a summary of ‘The Troubles’, by John Dorney. 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.

        PIRA Members,Sinn Fein & members of the public talking about the Armed Conflict in the North of Ireland.   A British soldier drags a Catholic protester during Northern Ireland’s “Bloody Sunday” killings on Janu Trouble starts. Violence erupts in when police use force against a.

        Terry’s invitation to "consider grace" inspired the title of my new book, Considering Grace: Presbyterians and the Troubles, co-authored with Jamie Yohanis. Terry’s story is presented. Peace agreements loom, and both the British and the IRA want the Sons out of the way, but war does not end with the stroke of a pen. That same McKinty has written a contender for best paragraph in post-Troubles Northern Ireland crime fiction. The book is The Bloomsday Dead, and protagonist Michael Forsythe has returned to Belfast: “They say.


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Top 10 books about the Troubles Novelist David Keenan picks fiction, history and reportage that record the devastating conflict that convulsed Northern Ireland. Reporting the Troubles: Journalists tell their stories of the Northern Ireland conflict by Deric Henderson, Ivan Little, et al.

| Oct 5, out of 5 stars I adored accompanying Ellis down the byways of his early life, and relished the laugh out loud stories and his lovely writing. To those not possessed of a happy Irish childhood, the book offers insight, colour and its fair share of shocks.

Northern Ireland during the Troubles was evidently both a wonderful and an awful place in which to grow up. “The Troubles” – what a strange name for a war. In Northern Ireland, over the three decades between andpeople died violent deaths in a province the size of Connecticut; but we call it “The Troubles” – a name that seems more suitable to a long-standing family by:   The Troubles: Books about Ireland, Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom Aisling Twomey Jun 7, I was born and raised in the Republic of Ireland- Author: Aisling Twomey.

Peter Taylor, a journalist and documentary filmmaker, has covered the Irish conflict for 30 years. In his trilogy about the Troubles, he explores events from the points of view of the republicans Author: Guardian Staff. Robert John Jackson (27 September – 30 May )] also known as The Jackal, was a Northern Irish loyalistparamilitary who held the rank of brigadier in the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) during the period of violent ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland known as the Troubles.

He was the commander of the UVF’s Mid-Ulster Brigade from to the early s, when Billy Wright. 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.

The Troubles, also called Northern Ireland conflict, violent sectarian conflict from about to in Northern Ireland between the overwhelmingly Protestant unionists (loyalists), who desired the province to remain part of the United Kingdom, and the overwhelmingly Roman Catholic nationalists (republicans), who wanted Northern Ireland to become part of the republic of Ireland.

Northern Ireland: The Troubles: From The Provos to The Det, (A History of Terror). ANALYSIS/OPINION: NORTHERN IRELAND, THE TROUBLES: FROM THE PROVOS TO THE DET, By Kenneth Lesley-Dixon. Pen & Sword Books, $, pagesAuthor: Joshua Sinai.

“The reality is that the areas from which a lot of the Troubles emanated — the poorest and most deprived parts of Northern Ireland — are still the poorest and most deprived parts of Northern. "The Troubles" refers to the three decades of violence between elements of Northern Ireland's Irish nationalist community (mainly self-identified as Irish and/or Roman Catholic) and its unionist.

Like many explorations of the Troubles, the book focuses predominantly on the Catholics of Northern Ireland (on the Provos, specifically) and their rebellion against the British.

Keefe should be praised for his fascinating depictions of British military tit-for-tat intelligence gathering as well as for his explorations of early developments in. The Troubles had ended five years before, with the signing of the Good Friday Agreement, but the discovery was a reminder that the people of Northern Ireland had a great deal of suffering still to do.

Making Sense of the Troubles: A History of the Northern Ireland Conflict by David McKittrick and David McVea | 30 Aug out of 5 stars   Books on the Northern Ireland Troubles.

June 5, Books on the Troubles of Northern Ireland belfastchildis. Click anywhere to buy the book My book update and countdown calendar – Only 77 days to go folks Febru ; The Spanish Flu “The greatest medical holocaust in history.

The conflict in Northern Ireland in the s and ’80s, which led to a campaign of terrorism by a radicalised minority, offer a warning amid Hong Kong’s protests, due to their similar.

Northern Ireland is a region of scenic beauty, rich culture and Celtic charm – but its recent history has been marred by political tension, sectarianism and terrorism.

Between and the world watched in despair as Northern Ireland was wracked by unrest and violence that bordered on civil war. Northern Ireland is still a society in trauma.

The region has the highest suicide rate in the U.K. The legacy of the Troubles is often cited as a factor. Alcohol and prescription drug abuse are persistent problems. The scars of a divided society are still obvious: corrugated iron Author: Peter Geoghegan. Pages in category "Books about the Troubles (Northern Ireland)" The following 14 pages are in this category, out of 14 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes ().For outsiders, the Troubles in Northern Ireland was a horrific media parade of bombings, civilian casualties, bloodthirsty assassinations and destructive riots.

But the story of the Troubles is also the story of how to find peace in what seemed an endless and irresolvable conflict. While thugs and radicals wanted to shape Ireland’s future at.Northern Ireland's violent history explained 04/09/12 There has been a second night of rioting in north Belfast with 15 police officers injured and three hospitalised.