Taking Comfort (MacMillan New Writing)

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Global economic problems in the 1970s, augmented by a set of misjudged economic policies followed by governments, including that of Taoiseach Jack Lynch, caused the Irish economy to stagnate. In January 1970 events within Northern Ireland caused increasing concern for the Irish government. The metal was changed to cupro-nickel in 1942 and it was last struck in 1968. The failure of the 47th brigade and the 55th division, on the 48th’s flanks meant that the unit became a focus for German counter-attacks, and it was shelled heavily during the night.

Pages: 224

Publisher: Pan Macmillan; Airside ed edition (March 1, 2007)

ISBN: 0230007406

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