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Ireland and the British Empire (Oxford History of the British Empire Companion Series)
by Kevin Kenny
This is the first comprehensive history of Ireland and the British Empire. It examines the different phases of Ireland's colonial status from the seventeenth century until the present, along with the impact of Irish people, politics, and nationalism on the Empire at large. The result is a new interpretation of Irish history and its place in the rise, expansion, and decline ...more
Paperback, 296 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Oxford University Press, USA
(first published March 2nd 2004)
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Kevin Kenny is Professor of History at Boston College. His principal area of research and teaching is the history of migration and popular protest in the Atlantic world. His latest book, Peaceable Kingdom Lost: The Paxton Boys and the Destruction of William Penn's Holy Experiment (2009), explains how Pennsylvania's early religious tolerance and social harmony disintegrated during the eighteenth ce ...moreMore about Kevin Kenny...
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