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Heroic Option. The Irish in the British Army.

Bowen, Desmond and Jean.

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ISBN 10: 1844151522 / ISBN 13: 9781844151523
Verlag: Barnsley, Pen & Sword Press, 2005
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16 x 24 cm. 331 pages with several illustrations. Original Hardcover in original dustjacket. Excellent condition. Includes for example: Ireland's Warrior People / The Wars with France in North America & India (1702-1803) / The Irish in the Peninsular War (North America and Waterloo) / The Irish, The British Army and the Early Victorians in India / The Irish in the Crimea / The Irish and India from Mid-Nineteenth Century / The Irish and the Late Nineteenth Century Colonial Wars / The Irish in the Second Anglo-Boer War / The Irish in the Great War 1914-1915 / The Irish in the Great War 1916-1918 / etc. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2062BB

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Titel: Heroic Option. The Irish in the British Army...

Verlag: Barnsley, Pen & Sword Press

Erscheinungsdatum: 2005

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It is a curious paradox that, while for many centuries there has been deep antagonism between the British and the Irish, the latter have fought the former's wars with exemplary courage and tenacity. This has never been better demonstrated than when, as a result of the Irish regiments' superb service in the South African War (Boer War) at the end of the 19th Century, Queen Victoria ordered the formation of the Irish Guards in 1900 as a mark of the Nation's gratitude.

Even after the trauma of Partition, Irishmen continued to serve in Irish regiments in large numbers and the tradition continued today. Indeed during the Second World War a very significant number of the most influential generals were of Irish extraction.

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Desmond Bowen, Ph.D. is Professor of History at Charleton University Ottawa. He is the author of "The Protestant Crusade in Ireland 1800 70" (1978); "Souperism: Myth or Reality?" (1971); and "The Idea of the Victorian Church" (1968).

Jean Bowen directed professional development at The Howard School in Atlanta, Georgia, where she also served as principal. She developed educational material that focused on strategies to help students make competent and successful decisions about their own learning. Over the last 25 years, she has presented workshops on topics related to locus of control to various organizations in the United States, China, and Canada, and has lectured on the subject at McGill University in Montreal. She resides in Atlanta, Georgia. Carol King, M.Ed., is the Director of Special Services for the Torah Day School in Atlanta. She has presented workshops on music and learning disabilities at the International Conference of Learning Disabilities Association, State Convention of the Council for Exceptional Children, and Georgia Independent Schools Association Conference. She lives in Doraville, Georgia. Marianne Hawkins, M.Ed., directs the Assessment and Family Education Center at The Howard School in Atlanta, where she designs and implements comprehensive language communication and speech services. She gives presentations to local, national, and international professional audiences.

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