The Riders

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What Richard English juxtaposes are Irish revolutionism and a determined, Whiggish, interpretation of British constitutional advancement. More important, her personality is so sweet and humble. It has legislative powers over those matters not reserved to the UK Parliament, but it has no tax-raising powers. The failure of John Redmond to persuade the British Government to implement Home Rule in the summer of 1914, and Redmond’s decision to tie the Irish Party’s political fortunes to an increasingly unpopular war, allowed the previously unpopular separatists to challenge the Irish Party’s position.

Pages: 384

Publisher: Scribner; 1st edition (June 12, 1995)

ISBN: 0684802961

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