The paper wall: newspapers and propaganda in Ireland 1919-1921

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Collins Press, Jun 15, 2008 - History - 250 pages
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During the Irish War of Independence, the fighting also took place in the pages of the newspapers on both sides. Violence towards journalists was common. Inevitably, the journalists and newspapers became not just chroniclers of events but participants. This is a clear account of how the newspapers worked and reported amidst the storm of suppression, censorship, intimidation, propaganda, and violence.

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User Review  - A. Mary Murphy - Goodreads

Kenneally's exploration is often quite staid, but his methodology makes for a revealing study that clicks another puzzle piece into place. The role played by newspapers in England and in Ireland is an ... Read full review


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