WorldCat Identities

Ryan, Desmond

Overview
Works: 26 works in 200 publications in 3 languages and 2,641 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Poetry  Quotations  Songs  Music 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: DA965.C7, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Desmond Ryan
 
Most widely held works by Desmond Ryan
The Fenian chief; a biography of James Stephens by Desmond Ryan( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1916 poets by Desmond Ryan( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rising; the complete story of Easter Week by Desmond Ryan( Book )

19 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labour and Easter week; a selection from the writings of James Connolly by James Connolly( Book )

11 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devoy's post bag, 1871-1928 by John Devoy( Book )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1979 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The workers' republic : a selection from the writings of James Connolly by James Connolly( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1951 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book contains excerpts from The workers' republic newspaper [organ of the Irish Republican Socialist Party], in which Connolly published articles on guerrilla warfare and continuously attacked the group known as the Irish Volunteers for their inactivity"--Back cover
Michael Collins and the invisible army by Desmond Ryan( Book )

11 editions published between 1932 and 1996 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unique dictator; a study of Eamon de Valera by Desmond Ryan( Book )

12 editions published in 1936 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Connolly : selected writings by James Connolly( Book )

12 editions published in 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Connolly (1868-1916) became a leading Irish socialist and revolutionary, and was one of the leaders of Ireland's rebellion in 1916. As a youth he had served in the British army in Ireland and, seeing how they treated the local population, became hugely disillusioned with the British Army. He became involved in socialism in Scotland and was the driving force behind the creation of Ireland's trade union movement. He was Commandant of the Dublin Brigade in the Easter Rising and, too injured to stand before the firing squad, was executed tied to a chair. Written in an entertain
The man called Pearse by Desmond Ryan( Book )

15 editions published between 1917 and 1923 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick H. Pearse by Louis N Le Roux( Book )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sword of light : from the Four Masters to Douglas Hyde, 1636-1938 by Desmond Ryan( Book )

11 editions published between 1939 and 1978 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembering Sion, a chronicle of storm and quiet by Desmond Ryan( Book )

7 editions published in 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The phoenix flame, a study of Fenianism and John Devoy by Desmond Ryan( Book )

4 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Treacy and the 3rd. Tipperary brigade by Desmond Ryan( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invisible army, a story of Michael Collins by Desmond Ryan( Book )

4 editions published between 1931 and 1932 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, whose Ireland? by Desmond Ryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan, Desmond: Eamon de Valera. Irlands Freiheitskampf. (Unique Dictator, [deutsch]. A. d. Engl. übertr. v. Senta Bernecker by Desmond Ryan( Book )

4 editions published in 1938 in German and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Eustace and the albatross by Desmond Ryan( Book )

3 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.58 (from 0.42 for The Fenian ... to 0.90 for Ryan, Desm ...)

Languages
English (158)

German (4)

Irish (1)