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A Terrible Beauty free pdf Ireland's Easter 1916 Rising was unusual - led by a mix of soldiers and trade unions but also visionaries and writers. This collection of poems contains the dreams and visions of freedom and nationhood for Ireland by these artists, focusing on before, during and after the 1916 rising. Poets include: Padraic Pearse, William Butler Yeats, Joseph Mary Plunkett, Thomas MacDonagh, James Stephens, Francis Ledwidge, Eva Gore-Booth, George (AE) Russell, Dermot O'Byrne, Padraic Colum, Sean O'Casey, Dora, Sigerson Shorter, Thomas Ashe, Joyce Kilmer, Joseph Campbell, Katharine Tynan and others. Poems include: Yeats's 'Easter 1916' and 'Sixteen Dead Men'- Pearse's 'The Wayfarer'- Plunkett's 'See His Blood Upon the Rose'- Ledwidge's 'Lament for Thomas MacDonagh' and Gore-Booth's 'Roger Casement'.

About Mairead Ashe FitzGerald

Mairead Ashe FitzGerald grew up in County Clare. She is a graduate of NUI Galway and University College Dublin where she studied Archaeology. Mairead taught Irish and History before working in publishing for many years. Being invited by OBP to write books allows her to indulge her passion for research into Ireland's history, archaeology and literature.

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Author : Mairead Ashe FitzGerald
Publisher : O'Brien Press Ltd
Data Published : 06 April 2015
ISBN : 1847177697
EAN : 9781847177698
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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