Patrick Pearse: The Making of a Revolutionary by J. AugusteijnPatrick Pearse: The Making of a Revolutionary by J. Augusteijn

Patrick Pearse: The Making of a Revolutionary

byJ. Augusteijn

Paperback | September 29, 2010

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Patrick Pearse was not only leader of the 1916 Easter Rising but also one of the main ideologues of the IRA. Based on new material on his childhood and underground activities, this book places him in a European context and provides an intimate account of the development of his ideas on cultural regeneration, education, patriotism and militarism.
JOOST AUGUSTEIJN lectures at Leiden University. He has previously held posts at Trinity College, Dublin and Queens University Belfast. He is author ofFrom Public Defiance to Guerrilla Warfare. The experience of ordinary Volunteers in the Irish War of Independence 1916-1921(Dublin 1996), and editor of several volumes, includingThe Irish...
Title:Patrick Pearse: The Making of a RevolutionaryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:428 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 1.02 inPublished:September 29, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230277659

ISBN - 13:9780230277656


Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Preface Introduction Person Cultural Nationalist Educationalist Politician Revolutionary Legacy: The Failure in Triumph Appendix Notes Bibliography Index