Bloody Sunday — Michael Collins Speaks

@article{Townshend1979BloodyS,
  title={Bloody Sunday — Michael Collins Speaks},
  author={Charles Townshend},
  journal={European History Quarterly},
  year={1979},
  volume={9},
  pages={377 - 385}
}
  • Charles Townshend
  • Published 1979
  • Sociology
  • European History Quarterly
  • In an article which appeared in this journal in 1972 under the title ’Bloody Sunday A Reappraisal’, Tom Bowden made an important attempt to get behind the curtain of propaganda, of assertion and denial, falsification and vilification, which shrouds many of the events of the Anglo-Irish conflict of 1916-21, and none more impermeably than the dramatic occurrences of 21 November 1920, ’Bloody Sunday’.’ In the early morning of that day, ten (or was it twelve?) British army officers, two civilians… CONTINUE READING
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    The Irish Underground and the War of Independence 1919-21
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    Bloody Sunday — A Reappraisal
    • European Studies Review,
    • 1972
    Bloody Sunday (London 1962). Gleeson, incidentally, accepts a higher percentage of IRA mistakes than does Dr Bowden
    • 1962
    Gleeson, incidentally, accepts a higher percentage of IRA mistakes than does Dr Bowden
    • 1962
    Coileain), 28 March, and Collins to Mulcahy (Minister for Defence), 7 April 1922
    • 1922
    The only real exception is the case of Brevet Lt
    • (my italics). Later,
    • 1921
    Dr Bowden calls him 'senior Dublin Castle administrator', which perhaps implies a slightly different position from that which he held
    • Cf. Townshend, op. cit