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Product Description: Throughout its history the Irish Republican Movement has been beset by splits. The former paramilitary and author Brendan Behan famously quipped that, 'The first thing on the agenda was always the split.' In this in-depth research Morrison analyses the splits through his extensive range of interviews with leadership and rank and file members of the political and paramilitary wings of the Movement...read more
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9781623568443, titled "The Origins and Rise of Dissident Irish Republicanism: The Role and Impact of Organizational Splits" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 19, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Throughout its history the Irish Republican Movement has been beset by splits.

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9781501309236, titled "The Origins and Rise of Dissident Irish Republicanism: The Role and Impact of Organizational Splits" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 18, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Throughout its history the Irish Republican Movement has been beset by splits.

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Product Description: Guerrilla insurgents. Political leaders. Promoters of health and education. Members of economic cooperatives. These are just some of the prominent, everyday roles held by women in the Zapatista autonomous region in Chiapas, where women’s participation has proved indispensable to the creation and maintenance of an alternative, democratic society...read more
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9781609805876 | Seven Stories Pr, January 6, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Guerrilla insurgents.

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Product Description: A sweeping history of the Cold War’s many “hot” wars born in the last gasps of empire  The Cold War reigns in popular imagination as a period of tension between the two post-World War II superpowers, the United States and the Soviet Union, without direct conflict...read more
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9780670025459 | Viking Pr, September 12, 2013, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: A sweeping history of the Cold War’s many “hot” wars born in the last gasps of empire  The Cold War reigns in popular imagination as a period of tension between the two post-World War II superpowers, the United States and the Soviet Union, without direct conflict.

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9780143125952 | Penguin USA, November 25, 2014, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A sweeping history of the Cold War’s many “hot” wars born in the last gasps of empire  The Cold War reigns in popular imagination as a period of tension between the two post-World War II superpowers, the United States and the Soviet Union, without direct conflict.

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Product Description: "Koert Debeuf is discreet but outspoken when it comes to defending a human cause. He is one of those committed people who prefers being 'in the field' above discussions behind closed doors." Le Soir "Koert Debeuf is an acknowledged expert of the Arab region...read more
By Guy Verhofstadt (foreword by)
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9789401418249 | Lanoo Books, September 30, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: "Koert Debeuf is discreet but outspoken when it comes to defending a human cause.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2014 Anna Julia Cooper-CLR James Book Award presented by the National Council of Black Studies In We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement, Akinyele Omowale Umoja argues that armed resistance was critical to the Southern freedom struggle and the dismantling of segregation and Black disenfranchisement...read more
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9780814725245 | New York Univ Pr, April 22, 2013, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2014 Anna Julia Cooper-CLR James Book Award presented by the National Council of Black Studies "Ranging from Reconstruction to the Black Power period, this thoroughly and creatively researched book effectively challenges long-held beliefs about the Black Freedom Struggle.

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9781479886036 | Reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, August 22, 2014), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2014 Anna Julia Cooper-CLR James Book Award presented by the National Council of Black Studies In We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement, Akinyele Omowale Umoja argues that armed resistance was critical to the Southern freedom struggle and the dismantling of segregation and Black disenfranchisement.

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Product Description: This new handbook provides a wide-ranging overview of the current state of academic analysis and debate on insurgency and counterinsurgency, as well as an-up-to date survey of contemporary insurgent movements and counter-insurgencies...read more
By Isabelle Duyvesteyn (editor) and Paul B. Rich (editor)
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9780415567336 | Routledge, February 16, 2012, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: This new handbook provides a wide-ranging overview of the current state of academic analysis and debate on insurgency and counterinsurgency, as well as an-up-to date survey of contemporary insurgent movements and counter-insurgencies.

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9780415747530 | Routledge, March 25, 2014, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: This new handbook provides a wide-ranging overview of the current state of academic analysis and debate on insurgency and counterinsurgency, as well as an-up-to date survey of contemporary insurgent movements and counter-insurgencies.

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Product Description: Egypt's January 25 revolution was triggered by a Facebook page and played out both in virtual spaces and the streets. Social media serves as a space of liberation, but it also functions as an arena where competing forces vie over the minds of the young as they battle over ideas as important as the nature of freedom and the place of the rising generation in the political order...read more
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9781781682760 | Verso Books, July 22, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Egypt's January 25 revolution was triggered by a Facebook page and played out both in virtual spaces and the streets.

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9781781682753 | Verso Books, May 20, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Egypt's January 25 revolution was triggered by a Facebook page and played out both in virtual spaces and the streets.

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Product Description: The organizational cohesion of insurgent groups is central to explaining patterns of violence, the effectiveness of counterinsurgency, and civil war outcomes. Cohesive insurgent groups produce more effective war-fighting forces and are more credible negotiators; organizational cohesion shapes both the duration of wars and their ultimate resolution...read more
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9780801452666 | Cornell Univ Pr, May 13, 2014, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The organizational cohesion of insurgent groups is central to explaining patterns of violence, the effectiveness of counterinsurgency, and civil war outcomes.

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9780801479298 | Cornell Univ Pr, May 13, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The organizational cohesion of insurgent groups is central to explaining patterns of violence, the effectiveness of counterinsurgency, and civil war outcomes.

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Product Description: An unforgettable journey to Rwanda twenty years after the devastating genocide, from the author of the modern classic We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families His earth-shattering 1998 book, We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families, opened our eyes to Rwanda’s genocide: In one hundred days nearly a million people were murdered by their fellow citizens, and the world refused to stop it...read more
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9781594204241 | Penguin Pr, January 20, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An unforgettable journey to Rwanda twenty years after the devastating genocide, from the author of the modern classic We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families His earth-shattering 1998 book, We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families, opened our eyes to Rwanda’s genocide: In one hundred days nearly a million people were murdered by their fellow citizens, and the world refused to stop it.

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Product Description: "A thrilling account of Egypt’s revolution" (Salon) written by a Cairo-based reporter for Time Magazine, now updated and expanded In early 2011, the world’s attention was riveted on Cairo, where after three decades of supremacy, Hosni Mubarak was driven from power...read more
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9781250006691 | St Martins Pr, January 3, 2012, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: A definitive, absorbing account of the Egyptian revolution, written by a Cairo-based Egyptian-American reporter for Foreign Policy and The Times (London), who witnessed firsthand Mubarak's demise and the country's efforts to build a democracy In early 2011, the world’s attention was riveted on Cairo, where after three decades of supremacy, Hosni Mubarak was driven from power.

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9781250042811 | Reprint edition (Griffin, February 25, 2014), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: "A thrilling account of Egypt’s revolution" (Salon) written by a Cairo-based reporter for Time Magazine, now updated and expanded In early 2011, the world’s attention was riveted on Cairo, where after three decades of supremacy, Hosni Mubarak was driven from power.

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Product Description: One of the most momentous events in the Arab uprisings that swept across the Middle East in 2011 was the overthrow of President Hosni Mubarak. As dramatic and sudden as this seemed, it was only one further episode in an ongoing power struggle between the three components of Egypt’s authoritarian regime: the military, the security services, and the government...read more
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9781844679614, titled "Soldiers, Spies, and Statesmen: Egypt's Road to Revolt" | Verso Books, November 13, 2012, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Revolutions are difficult to understand and almost impossible to predict.

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9781781681428, titled "Soldiers, Spies, and Statesmen: Egypt's Road to Revolt" | Reprint edition (Verso Books, January 7, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: One of the most momentous events in the Arab uprisings that swept across the Middle East in 2011 was the overthrow of President Hosni Mubarak.

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Product Description: The images in this book tell the remarkable and unique story of Patrick Pearse, the leader of the 1916 Rising. They trace the story of his life from his childhood through to his various incarnations as lawyer, writer, teacher, and rebel...read more
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9781781171332 | Mercier Pr Ltd, December 15, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The images in this book tell the remarkable and unique story of Patrick Pearse, the leader of the 1916 Rising.

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Product Description: This encyclopedia examines insurgencies—and the counterinsurgency efforts they prompt—through history, addressing military actions and the techniques and technologies employed in each conflict, significant insurgency leaders, and the leading theorists, with emphasis on the "small wars" of the 20th century and most recent decades...read more
By Spencer C. Tucker (editor)
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9781610692793 | Abc-Clio Inc, October 29, 2013, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: This encyclopedia examines insurgencies—and the counterinsurgency efforts they prompt—through history, addressing military actions and the techniques and technologies employed in each conflict, significant insurgency leaders, and the leading theorists, with emphasis on the "small wars" of the 20th century and most recent decades.

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Product Description: In this comprehensive history, Durney illustrates the unique role that Co. Kildare had in the Irish War of Independence. He details the group of volunteers who followed the railway track into Dublin to partake in the 1916 rising. He details attacks at Greenhills, Maynooth, and Barrowhouse...read more
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9781781171660 | Mercier Pr Ltd, October 15, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: In this comprehensive history, Durney illustrates the unique role that Co.

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Product Description: Peadar O'Donnell joined the IRA and led Guerilla activities in Donegal and Derry during the Irish War of Independence. He was arrested and became involved in organizing a hunger strike among the anti-treaty Republicans which lasted 41 days...read more
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9781781171691 | Mercier Pr Ltd, October 15, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Peadar O'Donnell joined the IRA and led Guerilla activities in Donegal and Derry during the Irish War of Independence.

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Product Description: “The people want . . .”: This first half of slogans chanted by millions of Arab protesters since 2011 revealed a long-repressed craving for democracy. But huge social and economic problems were also laid bare by the protestors’ demands...read more
By G. M. Goshgarian (trans)
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9780520274976 | Univ of California Pr, September 3, 2013, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: “The people want .

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9780520280519 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, September 3, 2013), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: “The people want .

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Product Description: The first book of its kind, Hearts and Minds is a scathing response to the grand narrative of U.S. counterinsurgency, in which warfare is defined not by military might alone but by winning the "hearts and minds" of civilians. Dormant as a tactic since the days of the Vietnam War, in 2006 the U...read more
By Hannah Gurman (editor)
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9781595588258 | New Pr, October 1, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The first book of its kind, Hearts and Minds is a scathing response to the grand narrative of U.

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Product Description: A Nigerian native who emigrated to the United States at age 11, Alex Owumi’s exploits on the basketball court led him to a successful career as a small college player. Undrafted by the NBA, Owumi pursued his pro basketball dream overseas, eventually signing with Al-Nasr of Libya, a state-run athletic club privately funded by the family of then-Libyan president Muammar Qaddafi...read more
By Daniel Paisner (contributor)
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9781609615161 | Rodale Pr, October 1, 2013, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: A Nigerian native who emigrated to the United States at age 11, Alex Owumi’s exploits on the basketball court led him to a successful career as a small college player.

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Product Description: The Last Warlord tells the spellbinding story of the legendary Afghan warlord Abdul Rashid Dostum, a larger-than-life figure who guided US Special Forces to victory over the Taliban after 9/11. Having gained unprecedented access to General Dostum and his family and subcommanders, as well as local chieftains, mullahs, elders, Taliban prisoners, and women’s rights activists, scholar Brian Glyn Williams paints a fascinating portrait of this Northern Alliance Uzbek commander who has been shrouded in mystery and contradicting hearsay...read more
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9781613748008 | Chicago Review Pr, September 1, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The Last Warlord tells the spellbinding story of the legendary Afghan warlord Abdul Rashid Dostum, a larger-than-life figure who guided US Special Forces to victory over the Taliban after 9/11.

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Product Description: Although five men were present on April 22, 1916 to decide the fate of the Easter Rising, only Diarmuid Lynch was still alive two weeks later. It is difficult to understand how Lynch, a member of the Supreme Council of the Irish Republican Brotherhood, has been forgotten by history so completely...read more
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9781781171370 | Mercier Pr Ltd, August 15, 2013, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Although five men were present on April 22, 1916 to decide the fate of the Easter Rising, only Diarmuid Lynch was still alive two weeks later.

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Product Description: The stirring story of eighteen of Ireland's greatest rebels, from the sixteenth century to today. The personalities featured are: Donal O'Sullivan Beare, Grace O'Malley, Eoin Roe O'Neill, Silken Thomas, Theobald Wolfe Tone, Fr John Murphy, Daniel O'Connell, John Mitchell, William Smith O'Brien, Robert Emmet, Terence MacSwiney, James Larkin, Countess Markievicz, James Connolly, Patrick Pearse, Michael Collins, Gerry Adams, and Bobby Sands...read more
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9781847173706 | Reprint edition (O''Brien Pr, August 15, 2013), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The stirring story of eighteen of Ireland's greatest rebels, from the sixteenth century to today.

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Product Description: A first-hand account of the fight for freedom in West Cork from 1916-21. It chronicles the social and military aspects of the Irish War of Independence and describes the IRA's activities in the area. Micheal O Suilleabhain joined the armed struggle for freedom at the age of thirteen and describes attacks on armed police patrols, barracks, and a large-scale engagement against the infamous Auxiliaries, an elite British force...read more
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9781781171486 | Mercier Pr Ltd, July 15, 2013, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A first-hand account of the fight for freedom in West Cork from 1916-21.

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Product Description: When the attacks against Catholics known as the Belfast Pogrom erupted in July 1920, Tom Glennon was a 20-year old officer in the IRA. The next three years took him from brutal street fighting in Belfast to organizing a flying column in the Glens of Antrim, to a daring escape from captivity in the Curragh and then the viciousness of civil war in Donegal...read more
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9781781171462 | Mercier Pr Ltd, June 28, 2013, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: When the attacks against Catholics known as the Belfast Pogrom erupted in July 1920, Tom Glennon was a 20-year old officer in the IRA.

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Product Description: The nature of the seventeenth-century English revolution remains one of the most contested of all historical issues. Scholars are unable to agree on what caused it, when precisely it happened, how significant it was in terms of political, social, economic, and intellectual impact, or even whether it merits being described as a 'revolution' at all...read more
By Grant Tapsell (editor) and Stephen Taylor (editor)
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9781843838180 | Boydell Pr, June 20, 2013, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: The nature of the seventeenth-century English revolution remains one of the most contested of all historical issues.

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Product Description: This book examines the conflicting ways in which the civil wars and Interregnum were remembered, constructed and represented in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century England. It argues that during the late Stuart period, public remembering of the English civil wars and Interregnum was not concerned with re-fighting the old struggle but rather with commending and justifying, or contesting and attacking, the Restoration settlements...read more
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9781843838159 | Boydell Pr, June 20, 2013, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This book examines the conflicting ways in which the civil wars and Interregnum were remembered, constructed and represented in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century England.

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