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The Lost Years Emergency in Ireland, 1939-45

By: Gray, Tony

Price: $18.50

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown: 1997

Seller ID: 16186

ISBN: 0316881899

Condition: Very Good

Light edge wear to card covers, some yellowing of pages, creased lower back cover ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; 9.17 X 5.98 X 0.79 inches; 280 pages; "While many Irishmen volunteered to serve with the British, others crowded into Ireland's own defence forces, and German spies were rumoured to be forging links with the IRA. Draconian emergency-powers orders used the (often ludicrous) weapon of censorship to protect the nation's neutrality. And war came closer than news reports from distant battlefields when bombs fell on Dublin and Belfast, raising questions about the viability of thei... View more info