Ireland, 1828-1923 From Ascendancy to Democracy

by George Boyce

Ireland, 1828-1923 From Ascendancy to Democracy Synopsis

This book traces the history of Ireland from the Catholic Emancipation of 1829 to the establishment of the Irish Free State and Northern Ireland in 1922. The book argues that partition was the only way of limiting civil war in a country where democracy was inextricably linked to sectarianism. The book also examines the role of the British government in effecting this transtition.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780631172833
Publication date: 10th September 1992
Author: George Boyce
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 128 pages
Categories: Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900, 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000,

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