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Easter Rising

Michael Foy

Easter Rising

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Published by Sutton in Stroud .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- History -- Easter Rising, 1916

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-262) and index

    StatementMichael Foy & Brian Barton
    ContributionsBarton, Brian, 1944-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 274 p. ;
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16963898M
    ISBN 100750917067

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