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New PDF release: A City in Wartime – Dublin 1914–1918: The Easter Rising 1916

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By Pádraig Yeates

ISBN-10: 0717149722

ISBN-13: 9780717149728

ISBN-10: 0717154610

ISBN-13: 9780717154616

This attention-grabbing historical past seems to be at how the lives of standard Dubliners have been tormented by those 3 significant occasions. Why did such a lot of working-class Dublin males sign up for the British military? How did the city’s 92,000 Protestants fare during this turbulent time? Dubliners fought on either side within the Easter emerging. What have been their motivations? How did Sinn Féin and the Catholic Church marginalise Labour within the conflict for political regulate of the town after the emerging? Why did such a lot of Dubliners enjoy the British conflict attempt, particularly tenement households and dealing ladies? Pádraig Yeates discusses each one of those intimately and likewise seems to be at how the inhabitants fed itself in the course of difficult instances, the influence of the struggle on tune halls, baby cruelty, prostitution, public wellbeing and fitness and lots more and plenty extra. The Dublin as we all know it used to be formed in those years. And this eye-catching booklet takes you again to these instances to polish a brand new mild at the urban today.

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