Bell, J. Bowyer.
The secret army – The IRA 1916-1979.
Third Edition. Dublin, Poolbeg, 1990. 22 cm. x, 481 pages. Illustrated. Softcover. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear.
Includes: The Tan War – The IRA Triumphant / etc.
The Secret Army traces the history of the IRA from its roots in the eighteenth-century republicanism of Wolfe Tone to the glorious years of 1916-1921, and on through the thirties and World War II, to the fifties campaign, the quieter sixties, and the eruption of violence since then. (Publisher)
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