Wills, Clair.

That neutral island : a cultural history of Ireland during the Second World War / Clair Wills. - London : Faber, 2007. - vii, 502 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-456) and index.

When the world descended into war in 1939, a few European countries remained neutral, and few states were more controversial than Ireland. This book takes in the full breadth of the Irish wartime experience, describing a pivotal moment in the history of Anglo-Irish relations.

9780571221059 (hbk.) 057122105X (hbk.)

GBA6A4122 bnb

013624303 Uk


World War, 1939-1945--Ireland.
World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects--Ireland.
Neutrality--History--Ireland--20th century.


Ireland--History--1922-
Ireland--Politics and government--1922-1949.

D754.I5 / W55 2007b

940.53415