How the Troubles came to Northern Ireland by Rose, Peter

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Published by Palgrave in association with [the] Institute of Contemporary British History in Houndmills, Basingstoke [England], New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland),
  • Ireland,
  • Great Britain,
  • Northern Ireland

Subjects:

  • Wilson, Harold, Sir, 1916-,
  • Political violence -- Northern Ireland -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) -- History.,
  • Ireland -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Ireland.,
  • Northern Ireland -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-208) and index.

Book details

StatementPeter Rose.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA990.U46 R637 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL38102M
ISBN 100312224346, 0333753461
LC Control Number99025772

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From he was a part-time teacher at QMW. Then in he was awarded a PhD by London University for a thesis on the Northern Ireland policy of the first Wilson government. He has contributed to several books including The Northern Ireland Question.

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