By Nick Pelling

Providing essays, resources with questions and labored solutions, including heritage to every subject inside Irish background, Nick Pelling presents an outstanding foundational textual content for the learn of Anglo-Irish relations.

For centuries the connection among eire and England has been tough. Anglo-Irish relatives, 1798–1922 explores the tempestuous occasions from Wolfe Tone's failed emerging to Michael Collins's arguably extra winning attempt, culminating within the debatable Anglo-Irish treaty of 1921.

Classic struggles among key figures, corresponding to O'Connell and Peel, Parnell and Gladstone, and Lloyd George and Michael Collins, are mentioned and analyzed. The deeper concerns concerning the nature of British Imperial rule and the range of Irish nationalism also are tested, highlighting the historiographical debate surrounding the so-called 'revisionist' view.

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