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The Reckoning: Selected Stories of an English School

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First a retired British general, Henry Wilson, was shot dead in London by two IRA members, who were later hanged. It is the relatively low level of violence and the ability of Irish communities to regulate themselves, which is of greater significance in this period. Some 16,000 extra troops were sent to Ireland and troubled parts of the country were put under martial law. These books are a great way to not only see the work of Irish authors but to learn about Irish history and landscape as well.

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Publisher: Blue Moon Books; First Edition edition (December 1988)

ISBN: 0821650327

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