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With the centenary of the Easter Rising almost upon us, there's a wealth of new books being published this year. Here's a selection of the best titles on the subject, both old and new.

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The Young Rebels

St Enda's is no ordinary school, and Padraic Pearse is no ordinary headmaster. His pupils are inspired by his vision of freedom and an Irish Republic, and John Joe and his friend Roger see the Easter Rising as their chance to fight for Ireland's freedom. But the two boys are horrified to learn that they are too young to take part. They disobey orders to stay away from the city centre and quickly become caught up in the dramatic events of the Rebellion. Called to be brave and resourceful…

The 1916 Easter Rising and its aftermath changed Ireland for ever. The British government's execution of 14 republican rebels transformed a group hitherto perceived as cranks and troublemakers into national heroes. Ireland 1916, New Books, Books To Read, Orange Order, Easter Rising, Best Titles, British Prime Ministers, British Government, Irish

1916: The Mornings After

The story of the traumatic aftermath of Ireland's Easter Rising of 1916, and of the emergence of two Irish states - one green, one orange - from the embers of bloody conflict.

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Courage Boys, We are Winning: An Illustrated History of the 1916 Rising

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Easter dawn: the 1916 rising by Bunbury, Turtle, author Books To Buy, New Books, Books To Read, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, History Books, Nonfiction Books

Easter Dawn: The 1916 Rising

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The Scrap by Gene Kerrigan. Detailed and very readable account of the events of the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland Ireland 1916, New Books, Books To Read, Easter Rising, Irish Warrior, Major Crimes, Best Titles, Major Events, Irish Men

The Scrap

Charlie Saurin, Frank Henderson, Oscar Traynor and Boss Shields lived on the north side of Dublin in 1916. The Scrap follows them through the week of the Easter Rising - from their F Company base in Fairview, where they fought one of the first skirmishes with the British, and into the centre of Dublin, where they were involved in increasingly bloody fighting. Using highly personal documents from the Bureau of Military History, the story is one of gripping detail, as we follow F Company into…

This book is a selection of 40 articles from the Royal Irish Academy's Dictionary of Irish Biography, dealing with 42 men and women whose careers, in one way or another, were deeply involved with the Easter rising of Easter Rising, Best Titles, Biography, New Books, Irish, This Book, History, Portrait, Movie Posters

1916 Portraits and Lives

This book is a selection of 40 articles from the Royal Irish Academy's Dictionary of Irish Biography, dealing with 42 men and women whose careers, in one way or another, were deeply involved with the Easter rising of 1916.

Read "Children of the Rising The untold story of the young lives lost during Easter by Joe Duffy available from Rakuten Kobo. Children of the Rising is the first ever account of the young lives violently lost during the week of the 1916 Rising: l. Books To Buy, New Books, Books To Read, Book Of Life, This Book, Children Of The Revolution, Easter Rising, Irish American, American Girl

Children of the Rising: A City Through the Eyes of its Lost Children During Easter 1916

Children of the Rising is the first ever account of the young lives violently lost during the week of the 1916 Rising: long-forgotten and never commemorated, until now.

Read "Easter 1916 The Irish Rebellion" by Charles Townshend available from Rakuten Kobo. Before Easter 1916 Dublin had been a city much like any other British city, comparable to Bristol or Liverpool and part . Irish Rebellion 1916, Social View, Easter Rising, Irish Quotes, English Book, Penguin Books, Military History, Paperback Books, Nonfiction

Easter 1916: The Irish Rebellion

Now with a new preface for the centenary of the Easter Rising, a compelling interpretation of the rebellion that launched Ireland into a new world. Before Easter 1916 Dublin had been a city much like any other British city, comparable to Bristol or Liverpool and part of a complex, deep-rooted British world. Many of Dublin's inhabitants wanted to weaken or terminate London's rule but there remained a vast and conflicting range of visions of that future: far more immediate was the unfolding…

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Who's Who in the Dublin Rising 1916

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The Easter Rebellion 1916: A New Illustrated History: 1916

The Easter Rebellion of 1916 was one of the first comprehensively documented political rebellions in the twentieth century. A generation of extraordinary revolutionaries left behind iconic photographs, manuscripts, personal notebooks, letters of insurgents and civilians, and political cartoons. Now, for the first time, this material is gathered together in a riveting exploration of this violent and tragic event. By exploring some of the lesser-known dimensions, such as the role of Ireland's…

At Home in the Revolution: What Women Said and Did in 1916 Easter Rising, The Garrison, Best Titles, Memoirs, Diaries, New Books, Revolution, Catholic, Felt

At Home in the Revolution: What Women Said and Did in 1916

Eye-witness narratives- diaries, memoirs, letters, autobiographies and official witness statements- were written by nationalists and unionists, Catholics and Protestants, women who felt completely at home in the garrisons, cooking for the men and treating their wounds, and women who stayed at home during the Easter Rising of 1916.

This book explains what happened in the years before and after the Rising, as well as providing an exciting day-by-day account of the events themselves, and biographies of the leading figures Ireland 1916, New Books, Books To Read, Easter Rising, Michael Collins, Best Titles, Irish, This Book, Biographies

A Pocket History of the 1916 Rising

The Easter Rising was arguably the most important event in Irish history. It was an armed insurrection that occurred mainly in Dublin during Easter Week, 1916, mounted by Irish republicans intent on ending British rule in Ireland and establishing an independent Irish Republic. While not immediately successful, its consequences changed the course of Irish history forever. This book explains what happened in the years before and after the Rising, as well as providing an exciting day-by-day…

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1916 - What the People Saw

Contemporary civilian accounts of life in Dublin during the 1916 Easter Rising show what it was really like on the streets

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Battleground 1916

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Read "The 1916 Diaries of an Irish Rebel and a British Soldier" by Mick O'Farrell available from Rakuten Kobo. This book contains the unpublished diaries of two men writing under fire on the streets of Dublin in April In Jaco. Ireland 1916, Easter Rising, Michael Collins, Best Titles, British Soldier, My Diary, Luck Of The Irish, Irish Men, Dublin

The 1916 Diaries: Of an Irish Rebel and a British Soldier

Order The 1916 Diaries: Of an Irish Rebel and a British Soldier by Mick O'Farrell. Free shipping over €20 from Dubray, Ireland. ISBN 9781781172445

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50 Things You Didn't Know About 1916

A collection of intriguing and unusual details from one of the biggest events in Irish history.