Moloney, Tadhg.

The Impact of World War One on Limerick. - Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013. - 1 online resource (221 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; APPENDIX A; APPENDIX B; APPENDIX C; APPENDIX D; APPENDIX E; APPENDIX F; APPENDIX G; INDEX

This book examines the impact of World War One on the people of Limerick. It traces how recruitment, which was weak at the commencement of the war, increased locally after the leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party, John Redmond, issued his call for Irish nationalists and others to enlist, and, as the war progressed, how Sinn Féin separatists impinged on recruiting efforts. It also shows that the British War Office were unwitting contributors to the separatists' cause by their ill-conceived...

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Limerick (Limerick, Ireland) -- History -- 20th century.
Limerick (Limerick, Ireland) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Limerick (Limerick, Ireland).
World War, 1914-1918 -- Ireland -- Limerick (Limerick) -- Influence.


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