The Siege of Derry in Ulster Protestant Mythology

By: McBride, Ian

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The Siege of Derry (1688-9) is the key political myth in Loyalist culture. This study looks at the Siege, reconstructing the ways in which the defence of Derry has been commemorated and interpreted over the last 300 years. Celebrated by historians, artists, poets and preachers, re-enacted in anniversary demonstrations and parades, the Siege provides a unique insight into the mixture of triumphalism and insecurity that lies behind the slogan 'No Surrender '

Title: The Siege of Derry in Ulster Protestant Mythology

Author Name: McBride, Ian

Categories: crisp clean w/light shelfwear, 6310 Irish Studies,

Publisher: 1997

ISBN or ASIN: 1851822992

ISBN or ASIN 13: 9781851822997


Book Condition: Used; Very Good

Seller ID: 1851822992-02