Author: 
David A. Charters
Reviewer: 
Maggie Scull

Scull on Charters, 'Whose Mission, Whose Orders?: British Civil-Military Command and Control in Northern Ireland, 1968-1974'

David A. Charters. Whose Mission, Whose Orders?: British Civil-Military Command and Control in Northern Ireland, 1968-1974. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017. xii + 300 pp. Ill. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-4926-5.

Reviewed by Maggie Scull (Moore Institute) Published on H-War (July, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Padraic Kenney
Reviewer: 
Kathleen Wroblewski

Wroblewski on Kenney, 'Dance in Chains: Political Imprisonment in the Modern World'

Padraic Kenney. Dance in Chains: Political Imprisonment in the Modern World. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 344 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-937574-5

Reviewed by Kathleen Wroblewski (University of Michigan) Published on H-Poland (September, 2020) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Brian Drohan
Reviewer: 
Andrew Muldoon

Muldoon on Drohan, 'Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire'

Brian Drohan. Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 256 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1465-8.

Reviewed by Andrew Muldoon (Metropolitan State University of Denver) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jérôme aan De Wiel
Reviewer: 
Augustine Meaher

Meaher on De Wiel, 'East German Intelligence and Ireland, 1949-90: Espionage, Terrorism and Diplomacy'

Jérôme aan De Wiel. East German Intelligence and Ireland, 1949-90: Espionage, Terrorism and Diplomacy. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017. xiv + 313 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5261-0741-1.

Reviewed by Augustine Meaher (Air University) Published on H-War (January, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
William Murphy
Reviewer: 
Nicholas A. Stark

Stark on Murphy, 'Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921'

William Murphy. Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. xii + 301 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-956907-6.

Reviewed by Nicholas A. Stark (Florida State University) Published on H-Socialisms (September, 2014) Commissioned by Gary Roth

Barring the Path of Revolution: Imprisonment and Irish Independence

Author: 
Jane G. V. McGaughey
Reviewer: 
Jim MacPherson

MacPherson on McGaughey, 'Ulster's Men: Protestant Unionist Masculinities and Militarization in the North of Ireland, 1912-1923'

Jane G. V. McGaughey. Ulster's Men: Protestant Unionist Masculinities and Militarization in the North of Ireland, 1912-1923. Montréal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2012. xvi + 256 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-3972-3.

Reviewed by Jim MacPherson Published on H-Histsex (January, 2013) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Understanding Ulster’s Men

Author: 
William Beattie Smith
Reviewer: 
Scott Hilderbrandt

Hilderbrandt on Smith, 'The British State and Northern Ireland Crisis, 1969-73: From Violence to Power-Sharing'

William Beattie Smith. The British State and Northern Ireland Crisis, 1969-73: From Violence to Power-Sharing. Washington DC: U.S. Institute of Peace Press, 2011. 374 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60127-067-2.

Reviewed by Scott Hilderbrandt (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (January, 2012) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
William P. Kelly, John R. Young, eds.
Reviewer: 
Henry A. Jefferies

Jefferies on Kelly and Young, 'Scotland and the Ulster Plantations: Explorations in the British Settlement of Stuart Ireland'

William P. Kelly, John R. Young, eds. Scotland and the Ulster Plantations: Explorations in the British Settlement of Stuart Ireland. Ulster and Scotland Series. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2009. 165 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84682-076-2.

Reviewed by Henry A. Jefferies (Department of History, Thornhill College) Published on H-Albion (May, 2011) Commissioned by Brendan Kane

Author: 
Eileen F. Babbitt, Ellen L. Lutz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nukhet Sandal

Sandal on Babbitt and Lutz, 'Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Context: Colombia, Sierra Leone, and Northern Ireland'

Eileen F. Babbitt, Ellen L. Lutz, eds. Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Context: Colombia, Sierra Leone, and Northern Ireland. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2009. x + 397 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-3205-4.

Reviewed by Nukhet Sandal (University of Southern California) Published on H-Human-Rights (February, 2010) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root

Walking a Tight Rope: Conflict Resolution and Human Rights in Divided Societies

Author: 
Danine Farquharson, Sean Farrell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Niall Whelehan

Whelehan on Farquharson, 'Shadows of the Gunmen: Violence and Culture in Modern Ireland'

Danine Farquharson, Sean Farrell, eds. Shadows of the Gunmen: Violence and Culture in Modern Ireland. Cork: Cork University Press, 2008. vii + 232 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85918-424-0.

Reviewed by Niall Whelehan Published on H-Albion (October, 2008) Commissioned by Michael De Nie

Storytelling: Versions of Violence in Irish History

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