The British Labour Party and the Establishment of the Irish Free State, 1918–1924

  • Ivan Gibbons

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About this book


This book examines the rapidly evolving relationship between the British Labour Party and the emerging Irish nationalist forces, from which was formed the first government of the Irish Free State as both metamorphosed from opposition towards becoming the governments of their respective states.


British Labour Party Irish Free State Ramsay MacDonald Partition Irish Boundary Commission Anglo-Irish Treaty government nationalism Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Ivan Gibbons
    • 1
  1. 1.St Mary’s UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49550-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-44408-0
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