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The insider : the Belfast prison diaries of Eamonn Boyce 1956-1962

Author: Eamonn Boyce; Anna Bryson
Publisher: Dublin : Lilliput, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Treason Felony dates back to the Young Irelanders of 1848. In December 1954, for his part in an arms raid on Omagh army barracks, Dublin man Eamonn Boyce was convicted on three counts of this archaic offence and sentenced at the Belfast Winter Assizes to twelve years' imprisonment. Defying the strict rules of the prison, he maintained these diaries from December 1956 to September 1962." "Against the odds, these  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Biography
Named Person: Eamonn Boyce
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eamonn Boyce; Anna Bryson
ISBN: 9781843511298 1843511290
OCLC Number: 184697324
Notes: Originally written in Irish, translated into English.
Description: xii, 481 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles ; 24 cm
Contents: 1956-7 --
1958 --
1959 --
1960 --
1961 --
1962.
Responsibility: edited by Anna Bryson.

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In December 1954, for his part in an arms raid on Omagh army barracks, Dublin man Eamonn Boyce was convicted on three counts of this archaic offence and sentenced at the Belfast Winter Assizes to  Read more...

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