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A history of the Ulster Unionist Party: Protest, pragmatism and pessimism

  title={A history of the Ulster Unionist Party: Protest, pragmatism and pessimism},
  author={Graham Walker},
This is the first substantial history to trace the political development of the Ulster Unionist Party through the years of protest and opposition to Irish Home Rule to the half-century as a governing party within Northern Ireland, and beyond to the current attempts to bring peace to the Province. It demonstrates why the Party is so central to efforts to reach a political settlement, and explains why it has for so long been the main political voice of the pro-Union electorate in Northern Ireland… Expand
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  • Colin W. Reid
  • Sociology
  • Transactions of the Royal Historical Society
  • 2017
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