The Children's Hour

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In 2013 she won the Fish Short Memoir Prize and was shortlisted for the Fish Poetry Prize. Commander-in-Chief Michael Collins was killed in an ambush by anti-treaty Republicans at Béal na mBláth, near his home in County Cork, in August 1922. The show finishes on 23rd September 2016. Yet all of them, perhaps, might agree in more or less general terms about the intellectual and social position of the writer as we sketch it in what follows, and all of them would probably question two other terms which severely complicate the title of this book: "British" and "Irish."

Pages: 380

Publisher: Transworld Digital; New Ed edition (July 22, 2010)

ISBN: B003WQAP36

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