Books - General Histories

This is quite a mixed bunch.  It includes general histories which cover the 1919-1923 period or key background events (especially the 1916 Rising).  Also, some books on outcomes of the period and a few on the nature on history.

Author/ Editor

Name

Where?

Publisher

Year

Bardon, Jonathon

A History of Ireland in 250 Episodes

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

2008

Bartlett, Thomas

Ireland - A History

Cambridge

Cambridge University Press

2010

 

Bell, J. Bowyer

The Secret Army: The IRA 1916-1979

Swords

Poolbeg

1989

 

Bew, Paul; Hazelkorn, Ellen & Patterson, Henry

The Dynamics of Irish Politics

London

Lawrence & Wishart

1989

 

Boyce, D George

Nationalism in Ireland

London

Routledge

1995

 

Brady, Ciaran (Ed)

Interpreting Irish History - The Debate on Historical Revisionism

Blackrock

Irish Academic Press

1994

 

Carr, E. H.

What is History?

London

Penguin

1990

 

Caulfield, Max

The Easter Rebellion

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

1995

 

Ellis, P. Berresford

A History of the Irish Working Class

New York

George Braziller

1973

English, Richard and

 

Walker, Graham (Eds)

Unionism in Modern Ireland

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

1996

 

Ferriter, Diarmaid

The Transformation of Ireland 1900-2000

London

Profile Books

2004

 

Foster, R. F.

Modern Ireland 1600-1972

London

Penguin

1989

 

Garvin, Tom

Nationalist Revolutionaries in Ireland

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

2005

Garvin, Tom

The Evolution of Irish Nationalist Politics

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

2005

 

Gregory, Adrian and Paseta, Senia (Eds)

Ireland and the Great War - 'A War to Unite us All'

Manchester

Manchester University Press

2002

 

Hoppen, K. Theodore

Ireland Since 1800 - Conflict and Conformity

Harlow

Pearson Education

1999

 

Horne, John (Ed)

Our War - Ireland and the Great War

Dublin

Royal Irish Academy

2008

 

Jeffrey, Keith

The GPO and the Easter Uprising

Dublin

Irish Academic Press

2006

 

Kearns, Kevin C.

Dublin Tenement Life - An Oral History

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

1994

 

Kee, Robert

The Green Flag - A History of Irish Nationalism

 London

Penguin

2000

Keogh, Dermot

Twentieth Century Ireland

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

2005

Kiberd, Declan (Intro)

1916 - Rebellion Handbook

Dublin

Mourne River Press

1998

 

 

Laughlin, James

Ulster Unionism and British National Identity since 1885

London

Pinter

1995

 

Litton, Helen

Irish Rebellions: 1798 - 1916

Dublin

Wolfhound

1998

 

 

Mansergh, Nicholas

The Unresolved Question - The Anglo-Irish Settlement and Its Undoing

New Haven

Yale University Press

1991

 

 

Mansergh, Nicholas

Nationalism and Independence - Selected Irish Papers

Cork

Cork University Press

1997

 

 

 

McBride, Lawrence W.

The Greening of Dublin Castle - The Transformation of Bureaucratic and Judicial Personnel in Ireland 1892-1992

Washington

Catholic University of America Press

1991

 

McCormack, WJ

Dublin 1916 - The French Connection

Dublin

Gill & Macmillan

2012

 

McDonald, Walter

Some Ethical Questions of Peace and War

Dublin

UCD Press

1998

 

McDonough, Terrence (Ed)

Was Ireland a Colony?

Dublin

Irish Academic Press

2005

 

McManus, Ruth

Dublin 1910-1940 - Shaping the City and Suburbs

Dublin

Four Courts Press

2002

 

 

Novick, Peter

That Noble Dream - The "Objectivity Question" and the American Historical Question

Cambridge

Cambridge University Press

1988

 

 

O'Brien, Paul

Blood on the Streets - 1916 and the Battle for Mount Street Bridge

Cork

Mercier Press

2008

 

 

O'Connor, Emmet

Reds and the Green - Ireland, Russia and the Communist Internationals 1919-43

Dublin

UCD Press

2004

O'Day, Alan

Irish Home Rule 1867-1921

Manchester

Manchester Academic Press

1998

 

O'Farrell, Mick

A Walk though Rebel Dublin 1916

Cork

Mercier Press

1999

 

 

O'Halpin, Eunan

Defending Ireland - The Irish State and Its Enemies Since 1922

Oxford

OUP

1999

 

 

Pearson, Peter

The Heart of Dublin - Resurgence of an Historic City

Dublin

O'Brien Press

2000

 

Porter, Norman (Ed)

The Republican Ideal - Current Perspectives

Belfast

Blackstaff Press

1998

 

Rumpf, E. and Hepburn, A. C.

Nationalism and Socialism in 20th Century Ireland

Liverpool

Liverpool University Press

1977

 

Ryan, Anne-Marie

16 Dead Men - The Easter Rising Executions

Cork

Mercier Press

2014

Staunton, Enda

The Nationalists of Northern Ireland 1918-1973

Blackrock

Columbia Press

2001

 

Taillon, Ruth

The Women of 1916

Belfast

Pale Publications

1999

Townsend, Charles

Easter 1916 - The Irish Rebellion

London

Allen Lane

2005

 

 

Walker, Brian M. (Ed)

Parliamentary Elections Results in Ireland, 1918-92

Dublin

Royal Irish Academy

1992

 

 

 

 

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