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Independence for Northern Ireland

Paul A. Fitzsimmons

Independence for Northern Ireland

why and how

by Paul A. Fitzsimmons

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Published by Juris Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Irish question.,
    • Northern Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1969-1994.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-226) and index.

      StatementPaul A. Fitzsimmons.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.U46 F485 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 244 p. ;
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1443551M
      ISBN 100963736582, 0963736574
      LC Control Number93078863

      The official division of the country of Ireland into two separate regions – Northern and Southern Ireland – took place in May , through an act passed by the British Parliament. The original intention was for both regions to remain within the United Kingdom, but the Irish War of Independence led to the south seceding from the UK in , while Northern Ireland opted to remain.   Great Britain had ruled Ireland for hundreds of years, but when the Republic of Ireland gained its independence from British rule, Northern Ireland remained part of the UK.

        All the nations of the United Kingdom - England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland - went into lockdown at roughly the same time. But they have emerged at . Ireland's centenary of its declaration of independence from England was largely ignored by worldwide media outlets. Irish American John Rossi is a retired professor from La Salle University where.

      The Free State was established as a Dominion of the British Commonwealth of comprised 26 of the 32 counties of Ireland. Northern Ireland, which comprised the remaining six counties, exercised its right under the Treaty to opt out of the new Free State government consisted of the Governor-General, the representative of the King, and the Executive Council (cabinet), which. Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin. The BBC’s ‘Irish Troubles’ Television, Conflict and Northern Ireland, by Robert Savage, Professor of the Practice of History at Boston College, uses recently released archival material from the BBC and a variety of UK government archives to explore the contentious relationship between broadcasting officials, politicians, the army, police and.


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