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Ireland Since 1939: The Persistence of Conflict Henry Patterson

Ireland Since 1939: The Persistence of Conflict

Henry Patterson

Published February 26th 2007
ISBN : 9781844881048
Paperback
448 pages
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A compelling narrative of contemporary Ireland from one of its most highly respected historiansThe Ireland of today is a place poised between the divisiveness of deep-seated conflict and the modernizing pull of material prosperity. Though eachMoreA compelling narrative of contemporary Ireland from one of its most highly respected historiansThe Ireland of today is a place poised between the divisiveness of deep-seated conflict and the modernizing pull of material prosperity. Though each states history is strikingly divergent, the mirroring ideologies that fuel them are remarkably symbiotic. With Ireland Since 1939, one of the most distinguished Irish historians working today casts a fresh and unpredictable eye to Irelands history from World War II up through the present to show how-by putting aside its North/South conflict-Ireland can look forward to a prosperous economic future.