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Britain and Ireland, 1916 to the present day

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Irish History A site that provides links related to Irish History on the Internet .  A clear front page presents excellent and comprehensive access to all perspectives. 
Chronology of Ireland An interesting and useful chronology of Irish History since 1600.  Explanations plus a site search option make this a suitable site for research.
The 20th Century Crisis The first part of section from a general Irish history article in the Encylopaedia Britannica.  Deals with the struggle in the 20th century.  A valuable objective account.
Irish History since 1845 An excellent and impartial site devoted to Irish History since the potato famine to the present day.  Text heavy, but very useful explanations.
Modern Irish History A collection of sites from about.com that provide information about Irish History in the 20th Century.  Mostly balanced views, but care is needed to ensure objectivity.
1916 Easter Rising An American site that goes into provides a detailed description together with useful illustrations.  The site examines the rising from different perpectives which is very useful.
1916 Easter Rebellion A site that provides links related to Irish History on the Internet .  A clear front page presents excellent and comprehensive access to all perspectives. 
Michael Collins A fully detailed biography of Michael Collins, that also provides useful information and links about other important individuals in 1920s Ireland.
Events in Irish History A valuable page with background information on Irish history up to 1916.  Information about 'the Conflict' is also available.  Clear presentation and navigation. 
Frequently Asked Questions From the Irish society newsgroup, this simple page details the division of Ireland, the troubles and a chronology of Ireland.  Good, clear explanations. 
The Irish Times The online site of the Irish newspaper.  Useful for an Irish perspective on current events in Ireland.

 

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