Donegal & the civil war : the untold story /
Liam Ó Duibhir.
Cork : Mercier Press, c2011.
284 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 23 cm.
1856357201, 9781856357203
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Cork : Mercier Press, c2011.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-274) and index.
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Table of Contents
Acknowledgementsp. 11
Introductionp. 15
A Brief Review of the War of Independence in Donegalp. 20
1921 - The Truce and Breathing Spacep. 27
Eithne Coyle and the Mountjoy Escapep. 32
The IRA Civic Policep. 37
The Treaty Signed, but not Sealedp. 41
Donegal Debates the Treatyp. 48
1922 - The Treaty Debates and Votep. 51
1922 - The Released Prisoners and the Condemned Prisonersp. 58
The Special Powers Bill and the Six-County Policyp. 72
The IRA Convention and Splitp. 83
Changing of the Guard and the Belfast Boycottp. 86
The Northern Offensive and the Newtowncunningham Tragedyp. 100
The Battles at Pettigo and Belleekp. 119
The Constitution of Saorstát Éireann and the 1922 Electionp. 132
The Wilson Assassination - A Catalyst for Civil Warp. 139
An Cogadh na gCarad - The War between Friendsp. 144
Another Effort to Avert Civil War in Donegalp. 156
The Battles at Skeogp. 163
The Drumkeen Ambushp. 166
The Fall of Inch Fortp. 170
Republican Column 'On the Run'p. 173
Raids, Arrests and Escapesp. 184
Eithne Coyle's War Endsp. 198
Emergency Powersp. 200
Newbridge Internment Camp and the Escapep. 206
Arrests and Executionsp. 210
1923 - Pettigo Reclaimedp. 216
Courts Martial and Executions in Donegalp. 222
Peadar O'Donnell - Held to Ransomp. 233
Conclusionp. 240
Internment Records of Donegal Interneesp. 245
Glossaryp. 253
Notesp. 255
Bibliographyp. 272
Indexp. 275
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