xxi, 274 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
pt. 1. Gathering storm: British rule in Ireland Background to the Irish Revolution pt. 2. Beginning: Outline of the War January 1919-June 1920 British administration 1919-April 1920 The Dáil government British security forces British policy at the crossroads, April-August 1920 pt. 3. Apogee: The Irish intelligence system and the development of guerrilla warfare up to the truce The War July-December 1920 From the imposition of martial law to the truce, the British perspective Guerrilla warfare in Dublin The War in Cork The War in Tipperary, Limerick, Waterford, Wexford and Kilkenny The War in Kerry and Clare The War in the west and north-west counties The Irish midlands, some surrounding counties and IRA activity in Britain pt. 4. Consequences: The north-east and the War of Independence The American dimension The peace process The path to the truce.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -256) and index.