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Hunt, Gerry - Blood Upon the Rose: Easter 1916, The Rebellion That Set Ireland Free - 9781847170897 - KTJ8038420
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Blood Upon the Rose: Easter 1916, The Rebellion That Set Ireland Free

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Description for Blood Upon the Rose: Easter 1916, The Rebellion That Set Ireland Free Paperback. Good clean copy with some shelf wear
The rebellion that set Ireland free, told as a graphic novel. The 1916 Easter Rising was an attempt by a small group of militant Irish republicans to win independence from Britain. It was the most significant rebellion in Ireland. Though a military failure, it set Ireland on the road to freedom from Britain. The book covers the story from the early planning to the final executions and includes the tragic romance between Joseph Plunkett and Grace Gifford. Following on ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
O'Brien Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
Number of Pages
48
Place of Publication
Dublin, Ireland
ISBN
9781847170897
SKU
KTJ8038420
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 2 to 4 working days
Ref
99-1

About Hunt, Gerry
Gerry Hunt worked for twenty-five years as an architect, eighteen of them with the IDA. In 1986 he left architecture and began drawing political cartoons. From this, he moved on to drawing entire comics ... his first, self-produced, comic was a rhyming, Spanish-language work that he gave away to friends. His book The Streets of Dublin was included in an ... Read more

Reviews for Blood Upon the Rose: Easter 1916, The Rebellion That Set Ireland Free
fantastic ... it's a great sign of what can be done through that medium and I hope we'll see more like it ... We featured this and asked some children to review it and they raved about it, they loved it
TV3's Ireland AM really smart ... tricks you into learning stuff
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