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Leaders and men of the Easter Rising: Dublin 1916

F. X. Martin

Leaders and men of the Easter Rising: Dublin 1916

by F. X. Martin

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Revolutionaries -- Ireland -- Biography.,
    • Ireland -- History -- Easter Rising, 1916 -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by F. X. Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA962 .M448 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 276 p.
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5575189M
      LC Control Number67086143

      Dublin, 13 May - 14 men have been executed in Kilmainham Gaol for their involvement in the recent Dublin rebellion. The executions were carried out by firing squad at dawn.   J ames Connolly (Séamas Ó Conghaile) is one of the handful of men who share the dubious honour of being placed in the iconic status categories in the Irish history books based on his involvement in the Easter Rising as well as his role in the Trade Union movement. He was born in Cowgate to Irish emigrant parents who had moved there for economic reasons from Monaghan.

      easter rising STEPHENS (JAMES) The Insurrection in Dublin, Dublin, Maunsell, MARTIN (F.X., editor) Leaders and Men of the Easter Rising: Dublin , GREAVES (C. DESMOND) The Life and Times of James Connolly, O'CALLAGHAN (SEAN) The Easter Lily. --The Sunday Press (Ireland) On Easter Monday of , a thousand Irish men and women, armed with pikes and rifles, took over the center of Dublin and proclaimed a republic. It was a rash, doomed, symbolic uprising, and the rebel leaders knew it.

        ‘’ by Morgan Llewellyn is a historical novel with more history than most books of this genre, but both the history and the fiction are well-told. The book climaxes with the Easter Rising, which is preceded by four years in the life of fictional Ned Halloran and the real and fictional people with whom he comes into contact/5().   The Easter Rising began at 12 noon on 24 April, and lasted for six short but bloody days, resulting in the deaths of innocent civilians, the destruction of many parts of Dublin and the true beginning of Irish independence. The Rising was born out of the Conservative and Unionist parties' illegal defiance of the democratically expressed wish of the Irish electorate for Home Rule; and 4/5(1).


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(Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: ed MARTIN, F. The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April The Rising was launched by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while the United Kingdom was fighting the First World was the most significant uprising in Ireland since the Location: Mostly Dublin, Skirmishes in counties Meath.

the rising took place, on Easter Mondayonly about 1, men and women were actually engaged. A provisional Irish government was proclaimed.

The General Post Office and other parts of Dublin were seized; street fighting continued for about a week until Tom Clarke, Patrick Pearse, and other republican leaders. LEADERS AND MEN OF THE EASTER RISING: DUBLIN by MARTIN, F.X. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at An illustration of an open book.

Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Leaders and men of the Easter Rising: Dublin Item Preview remove-circle Leaders and men of the Easter Rising: Dublin by Martin, Francis X.

Publication date Martin, F. Leaders and men of the Easter Rising: Dublin ; edited by F. Martin Methuen London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Seán Heuston played a prominent role in the Easter Rising by leading a small band of young recruits who managed to hold off the advance of the British Army for nearly three days. When the fighting was over, the British were amazed and disgusted that they had allowed themselves to be stopped for so long by such a small group of rebels.

The only female leader of the Rising, Constance Georgine Gore-Booth took her name from her marriage to the Polish Count Casimir Markievicz. She joined the IRB and in founded Fianna. The Easter Rising was an Irish rebellion against British rule staged in Dublin in Aprilwhich accelerated moves toward securing Ireland's freedom from the British Empire.

The rebellion was quickly crushed by British forces and was considered a failure at first. Leaders and men of the Easter Rising: Dublin Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Leaders and men of the Easter Rising, Dublin, by F.

Martin,Cornell University Press edition, in English. Author and signatory of the Proclamation of the Irish Republic, he was leader of the republican forces during Easter week, ordering their surrender on 29 April.

He was executed 3 May Joseph Mary Plunkett (–), was a poet and journalist. One of the. leader Éamonn Ceannt was executed on May 8,for his role in the Easter Rising. Galway-born Éamonn Ceannt was among the 16 men to be executed as leaders of the Easter Rising.

Writer and historian Dermot McEvoy profiles the rebel leader, telling his individual story. Leaders & Men of the Easter Rising book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(2). Ireland s Easter Rising of is one of the handful of modern historical events that instantly created its own mythology and changed millions of lives forever.

Charles Townshend's remarkable new book vividly re-creates this extraordinary time when, as Irish insurgents rose up and occupied Dublin, as British artillery retaliated ferociously and flattened the city center, as the last haggard 5/5(1).

A woman shot and injured while in command of five men during Easter Week was refused a Revolutionary leader James or the founding of a democratic Irish state, the Rising had a. P ádraig Pearse (Patrick Henry Pearse) is one only a handful of men who have enjoyed the dubious honour of becoming an iconic status in Irish History books based on his role in the Easter Rising.

He was born in Great Brunswick Street in Dublin and had a brother, Willie, and a sister,Margaret. His father, James, immigrated to Ireland from Birmingham in the s and established a.

Easter Rising leader executed in Seán MacDiarmada With Tom Clarke he made a Dynamic Fenian Duo, two men capable of rousing Ireland out of its political coma. Dermot McEvoy. Ireland's War of Independence is sometimes confused with the Easter Rising - the two are different, but related.

The conflict between British forces and Irish volunteers escalated in earnest. A founder member of the Irish Volunteers and author of the Proclamation of Independence, he commanded the forces that occupied the GPO during the Easter Rising.

He was executed on 3 May Joseph Plunkett: Born in Dublin in   Easter Rising: Aftermath ; On Easter Monday, Apa group of Irish nationalists proclaimed the establishment of the Irish Republic. Read more on the Easter Rising. Addressing the crowd at Arbour Hill cemetery, Mr Adams paid tribute to the rebels, saying "a few hundred poorly equipped Irish men .