Mannix made the expected speech getting straight up the noses of loyal Australia by calling Kiernan the representative of the whole of Ireland.
J.M.Synge and Travel Writing will send its readers back to the work being discussed with renewed interest.
It is difficult to write about it – or, indeed, read about it – without anger,
The records of the Chief Secretary of Ireland’s Office constitute one of the most valuable collections of original source material for research into Ireland in the nineteenth and early twentieth century.
a useful resource for anyone interested in this aspect of Irish-Australian history.
Over the years the Library has become the repository for a vast amount of material relating to the subject and the subsequent Peace Process
The book’s success, however, depends significantly on the accuracy of her portrayal of the grim reality of what the individuals experience in their varying engagements in the war
A miscellany of Irish books….
Rosanna Flemming, an Irish Famine Orphan, had serious medical and psychological issues. It is not known what triggered them. We know that she lost at least two children in infancy, but perhaps her earlier experiences in Ireland played a part….
Ten verbal snapshots of the Irish in Coburg over the last 180 years…