Links and resources

This site gives key events in the Northern Ireland conflict, focusing on events from 1964 to the present.
This gives an excellent overview for beginners.
News stories on Northern Ireland from the BBC perspective.
This site will provide links to radio and TV news programs from NI. You will need a computer with RealPlayer installed.
The Irish Times. This newspaper comes out of Dublin and gives its perspective on the news and the Troubles.
Links to links-- Hey! Check this out! This is great! political organizations and news sources.
The Newshound is an independent "news sifting" service for people interested in the Northern Ireland situation. The Newshound is not tied to any political party, organization, government or news media company. The service is free to all users and also provides links to articles dealing with relevant book reviews and Irish history.

Northern Ireland political parties

BBC info:

More political resources

Local and world news information for Derry, Northern Ireland


The Psychological Effects of War and Violence on Children (Fox, Nathan A. and Leavitt, Lewis A.)

The Troubles: Ireland s Ordeal 1966-1996 (Coogan, Tim Pat)

We Wrecked the Place: Contemplating an End to the Northern Irish Troubles (Stevenson, Jonathon)

Twentieth Century Ireland: Nation and State (Keogh, Dermot)

The Edge of Union: The Ulster Loyalist Position (Bruce, Steve)

Ireland Divided: The Roots of the Modern Problem (Hughes, Michael)

Corrymeela: Hill of Harmony in Northern Ireland (McCreary, Alf)

Northern Ireland (Bartlett, Jonathan)

Children of Wrath: Political Violence in Northern Ireland (MacDonald, Michael)

Northern Ireland (Shannon, Michael Owen)

Northern Ireland and The Politics of Reconciliation (Haltzel, Michael H. and Keogh, Dermot)

Northern Ireland: A Chronology of The Troubles, 1968-1993 (Bew, Paul and Gillespie, Gordon)

Working-Class Community in Northern Ireland (McNamee, Peter and Lovett, Tom)

Northern Ireland Since 1945 (Wichert, Sabine)

The Great Fraud of Ulster [Healy, T. M. (Timothy Michael)]

Violence in Ulster: An Oral Documentary (Van Voris, W. H.)

Mairead Corrigan, Betty Williams (Deutsch, Richard)

Christians in Ulster, 1968-1980 (Gallagher, Eric, and Worrall, A. S.)

Between Two Revolutions: Islandmagee, County Antrim, 1798-1920 (Akenson, Donald H.)

Plantation to Partition: Essays in Ulster History in Honour of J.L. McCracken (Roebuck, Peter and McCracken, J. L.)

Prejudice and Tolerance in Ulster: A Study of Neighbours and "Strangers" in a Border Community (Harris, Rosemary)

An Economic History of Ulster, 1820-1940 (Ollerenshaw, Philip, 1953- and Kennedy, Liam)

Class Conflict and Sectarianism: The Protestant Working Class and The Belfast Labour Movement, 1868-1920 (Patterson, Henry)

City in Revolt: James Larkin & The Belfast Dock Strike of 1907 (Gray, John)

The Plantation of Ulster: British Settlement in an Irish Landscape, 1600-1670 (Robinson, Philip S.)

The Road to Hillsborough: The Shaping of the Anglo-Irish Agreement (Kenny, Anthony John Patrick)

Ways to Wealth: The Cust Family of Eighteenth Century Armagh (Clarkson, Leslie A. and Crawford, E. Margaret)

Colonial Ulster: The Settlement of East Ulster, 1600-1641 (Gillespie, Raymond)

Poetry in the Wars (Longley, Edna)

The Siege of Derry (Macrory, Patrick Arthur)

God Save Ulster: The Religion and Politics of Paisleyism (Bruce, Steve)

A Dictionary of Irish Mythology (Ellis, Peter Berresford)

Belfast Diary: War as a Way of Life (Conroy, John)

Territories of The Voice: Contemporary Stories by Irish Women Writers (Hogan, Katherine, D'Arcy, Kathleen Walsh, and DeSalvo, Louise A)

Biting at The Grave: The Irish Hunger Strikes and The Politics of Despair (O'Malley, Padraig)

They Wrought Among the Tow: Flax and Linen in County Tyrone, 1750-1900 (McDonnell, Pat)

Ulster Emigration to Colonial America, 1718-1775 (Dickson, R. J. and Kirkham, Graeme E.)

The Scottish Migration to Ulster in the Reign of James I (Perceval-Maxwell, M.)

The Irish Troubles: A Generation of Political Violence, 1967-1992 (Bell, J. Bowyer)

Despatches from Belfast (McKittrick, David)

Ireland: A History (Kee, Robert)

A History of Ulster (Bardon, Jonathan)

Selected Poems, 1966-1987 (Heaney, Seamus)

The Oxford Companion to Irish History (edited by S.J. Connolly)

Atlas of Irish History (Duffy, Se n ... [et al.])

Angela s Ashes (McCourt, Frank)

Borstal Boy (Behan, Brendan)

Communication Policies in Ireland: A Study Carried Out by the Institute of Public Administration (Stapleton, John)

The Identity of Ulster: The Land, the Language, and the People (Adamson, Ian)

In Times of War: Ireland, Ulster, and the Price of Neutrality 1939-1945 (Fisk, Robert)

Island of Tears, Island of Hope: Living the Gospel in a Revolutionary Situation (O Brien, Niall)

More Than the Troubles: A Common Sense View of the Northern Ireland Conflict (Shivers, Lynne)

Northern Ireland: A Comparative Analysis (Wright, Frank)

Northern Ireland: A Political Directory 1968-1993 (Flackes, William)

Small Differences: Irish Catholics and Irish Protestants: an International Perspective 1815-1922 (Akenson, Donald)


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