Revolution, Counter-Revolution and Union: Ireland in the 1790s

Jim Smyth


Revolution, Counter-Revolution and Union: Ireland in the 1790s

Revolution, Counter-Revolution and Union: Ireland in the 1790s

  • Title: Revolution, Counter-Revolution and Union: Ireland in the 1790s
  • Author: Jim Smyth
  • ISBN: 9780521661096
  • Page: 335
  • Format: Hardcover



This volume of essays explores United Irish propaganda and organization, and looks at the forces of revolution before and during the 1798 rebellion Its scope ranges from high to low politics, and it covers subjects from literary propaganda to art history and the history of religion It also differs from earlier bicentenary volumes by shedding new light on counter revolThis volume of essays explores United Irish propaganda and organization, and looks at the forces of revolution before and during the 1798 rebellion Its scope ranges from high to low politics, and it covers subjects from literary propaganda to art history and the history of religion It also differs from earlier bicentenary volumes by shedding new light on counter revolution, repression, and the state, and by shifting the chronological center of gravity away from 1798 toward the immediate aftermath and the longer term consequences.


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Another volume composed of several articles and, as always, their quality varies. Still, this collection distinguishes itself by the overall quality of its contributions. Jim Smyth's introduction is a powerful plea for a post-revisionist approach to the history of the 1790s in Ireland. Unfortunately, the arguments he develops are not to be found in the following contributions. None the less, these articles are all insightful into the different aspects of the 1790s. Two articles are especially no [...]


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