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De Valera and His Times

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Published by Cork University Press .
Written in English


  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • Politics and government,
  • Congresses,
  • Biography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Ireland,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • De Valera, Eamonn,,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • General,
  • De Valera, Eamonn,
  • 1910-1921,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Presidents,
  • 1882-1975

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJ.P. O"Carroll (Editor), John A. Murphy (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8288687M
ISBN 100902561448
ISBN 109780902561441

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Aug 02,  · Precious little is known of his background, his motivations - the roots, in short, of his ferocious devotion to a very particular brand of Irish nationalism. Here, McCullagh considers the man behind the colossal achievements, and sketches a ground-breaking portrait of de Valera, his times and his complex, ever-shifting legacy.5/5(2). Apr 25,  · Éamon de Valera embodies Irish independence much as de Gaulle personifies French resistance and Churchill exemplifies British resolve. Ronan Fanning offers a reappraisal of the man who remains the most famous, and most divisive, political figure in modern Irish history, reconciling de Valera’s shortcomings with a recognition of his achievement as the statesman who single-handedly Brand: Harvard. Sep 30,  · Mulcahy subsequently did read the book but found it “a handbook for teddy-boys. De Valera finally got his “one good battle.” This is one of the few times in history where two wrongs. Rebel de Valera and his rocky rise to power History: De Valera Volume 1, David McCullagh, Gill Books, € Coogan's book was consistent with the consensus of that time: de Valera's impact.