The Irish Revolution

The Irish Revolution is a collaborative online project between University College Cork and the Irish Examiner newspaper. It represents an ever growing resource collection that includes Cork's War of Independence Fatality Register; historic newspaper reactions; teaching materials; a diary; spy files; and descriptions (in various formats) of people who took part in this historic event which happened between January 1919 and July 1921 in Ireland. A web page dedicated to News and Events is updated regularly, posting articles and scheduled events such as lectures, expert panels, etc.

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1914 - 1923

License Info

Unlimited simultaneous users.


University College Cork / Irish Examiner



20th century before WWII



Resource Types

E-Books and E-Texts, Subject Gateway

Online Availability

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