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Ambiguous Republic: Ireland in the 1970s Hardcover – October 25, 2012

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 704 pages
  • Publisher: Profile Books Ltd (October 25, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1846684684
  • ISBN-13: 978-1846684685
  • Product Dimensions: 6.4 x 2.3 x 9.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.6 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,828,935 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Praise for The Transformation of Ireland: 'This will be an influential book, and is a remarkable achievement Guardian This is one of the most important books to be published this year Irish Independent This is a landmark book, full of insight and intelligent judgement -- Colm Tobin --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.

About the Author

Diarmaid Ferriter is Professor of Modern Irish History at University College, Dublin. His previous books include The Transformation of Ireland 1900-2000; Occasions of Sin and Judging Dev. In 2010 he presented the RTE TV series The Limits of Liberty.

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It is a detailed account, very readable and well researched. Provides a good account of a number of key societal issues of the period.
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