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Voices of Northern Ireland

Growing Up in a Troubled Land

by Carolyn Meyer

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Published by Gulliver Books Paperbacks .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7362932M
ISBN 100152006362
ISBN 109780152006365
OCLC/WorldCa232625217

Buy Voices from the Grave: Two Men's War in Ireland Main by Ed Moloney (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(96). The voices of those distraught by the closure of cemeteries in Northern Ireland have been heard, Sinn Fein’s President has said. M ary Lou McDonald hinted that her party may drop its opposition.

Buy Nurses' Voices from the Northern Ireland Troubles 1st by Graham, Margaret, Orr, Professor Jean (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on 5/5(6). The Twelfth (also called the Glorious Twelfth or Orangemen's Day) is an Ulster Protestant celebration held on 12 July. It was first held in the late 18th century in celebrates the Glorious Revolution () and victory of Protestant King William of Orange over Catholic King James II at the Battle of the Boyne (), which began the Protestant Ascendancy in ations: Parading, bonfires, erecting flags and .

  PIRA Members,Sinn Fein & members of the public talking about the Armed Conflict in the North of Ireland. Get this from a library! This troubled land: voices from Northern Ireland on the front lines of peace. [Patrick Michael Rucker] -- Synopsis: When American journalist Patrick Michael Rucker learned of the Northern Ireland peace accord signed on Good Friday of , he knew he had to return. Rucker had last seen this torn country.


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Voices of Northern Ireland by Carolyn Meyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Voices of Northern Ireland Voices of Northern Ireland book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “The author provides good historical background, which ma /5(3).

Grade Following the same method used in her successful Voices of South Africa (Gulliver, ), Meyer spent six weeks in Northern Ireland, interviewing groups of young people in schools and youth organizations, attempting to find spokespersons for the Catholic 5/5(1).

Her many award-winning novels include Mary, Bloody Mary, an ABA Pick of the Lists, an NCSS-CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies, and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults; Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess, a New York Times bestseller; White Lilacs, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, an NYPL Best Book for the Teen Age, and an IRA Young Adults' Choice; and Marie, 5/5(1).

Nurses' Voices from the Northern Ireland Troubles Hardcover out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ 1 Used 5/5(5).

BULLETS, BOMBS AND CUPS OF TEA: Further Voices of the British Army in Northern Ireland Ken Wharton This is Ken Wharton's second oral history of the Northern Ireland troubles told again from the perspective of the ordinary British soldier.

Bullets, Bombs and Cups of Tea: Further Voices of the British Army in Northern Ireland [Wharton, Ken] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Bullets, Bombs and Cups of Tea: Further Voices of the British Army in Northern Ireland /5(38).

Receiving a remarkable amount of cooperation from Northern Ireland veterans eager to tell their story, the author has compiled a vivid and unforgettable record. Their experiences - sad and poignant, fearful and violent, courageous in the face of adversity, even downright hilarious - make for compelling reading.

Their voices need to be heard. And then Anna Burns’s superb Milkman won the Booker, Michael Hughes published Country, his inspired Homeric reimagining of the Iliad set. Ed Moloney's 'Voices From The Grave' is the best-informed account yet written of the IRA's evolution from ruthless guerrilla army into governmental party, ruling Northern Ireland alongside its most intransigent former enemies/5.

Buy A Long Long War: Voices from the British Army in Northern Ireland Reprint by Ken Wharton (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(). Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “A Tough Nut to Crack - Andersonstown: Voices from 9 Battery Royal Artillery in Northern Ireland, November March ” as Want to Read/5(27).

THIS TROUBLED LAND: Voices from Northern Ireland on the Front Lines of Peace Patrick Michael Rucker, Author But the heart of his book is about what has happened since the Good Friday accords.

Explore our list of Northern Ireland - History Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Voices from the Grave, by the veteran Northern Ireland correspondent Ed Moloney, is an intriguing attempt to answer that question.” Irish Central, J “Moloney’s journalistic style pairs well with the jarring pictures of violence provided by his interviewees.

/5(28). It took me over 2 and a half years to read this book from start to finish, over pages of small print and double columns, and today I finished with death number after reviewing over 30 years of the de facto civil war in Northern Ireland euphemistically dubbed "The Troubles"/5.

The Paperback of the A Long Long War: Voices From the British Army in Northern Ireland by Ken Wharton at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Brand: Helion and Company. Ten great Northern Irish novels you might have missed to further explore the rich fictional heritage of Northern Ireland.

ambitious narrative voice. It is a political, difficult novel that Author: Caroline Magennis. The voices of the women of Northern Ireland have, vastly, been lost or abandoned.

The focus has almost always been on the young men who got caught up in the violence that dominated the landscape. This collection of short stories is not a clichéd rehashing of the : Aisling Twomey. Northern Ireland’s complicated political history and civil conflicts throughout the twentieth century have produced world-famous poets, playwrights and novelists.

Its beautiful mountain ranges and green landscape have influenced the fantasy worlds of Narnia and folklore since its beginning. Below, we introduce Northern Irish literature in nine fantastic writers you need to know : Niamh Mcgovern.

Wharton's first book A Long Long War: Voices From the British Army in Northern Ireland, – was published in April Receiving favourable reviews from critics and described as "compelling", [2] Wharton's books feature narratives of ambushes, bombings and shootings that, according to a journalist from The Express, "capture the brutality of the conflict".

[2]. Voices of Northern Ireland: growing up in a troubled land. [Carolyn Meyer] -- The author relates her visit to Northern Ireland where she interviewed Protestants and Catholics and recorded their feelings growing up in a country torn apart by religious and political conflict. Your Web browser is.

The tone of voice of Anna Burns’ experimental novel Milkman was described as ‘a marvel’ by one of the judges. Photograph: David Levene/The Guardian Two books about the .Northern Ireland. Caroline Brogan, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust.

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