For All Their Wars Are Merry: An Examination of Irish Rebel Songs

For All Their Wars Are Merry: An Examination of Irish Rebel Songs

Declan Finn John Konecsni / Sep 21, 2019

For All Their Wars Are Merry An Examination of Irish Rebel Songs For all Their Wars Are Merry is an examination of the uses and implications of songs in Irish terrorist organizations such as the IRA and all of their various and sundry splinter factions Basically i

  • Title: For All Their Wars Are Merry: An Examination of Irish Rebel Songs
  • Author: Declan Finn John Konecsni
  • ISBN: 9781537131290
  • Page: 224
  • Format: Paperback
  • For all Their Wars Are Merry is an examination of the uses and implications of songs in Irish terrorist organizations such as the IRA and all of their various and sundry splinter factions Basically, it will examine why the Irish have these songs as such a widespread phenomenon, and what the songs tell us about these Irish terrorists From songs like My Little Armalite For all Their Wars Are Merry is an examination of the uses and implications of songs in Irish terrorist organizations such as the IRA and all of their various and sundry splinter factions Basically, it will examine why the Irish have these songs as such a widespread phenomenon, and what the songs tell us about these Irish terrorists From songs like My Little Armalite to Come out Ye Black and Tans, one gets the feeling that the IRA doesn t quite take their British opponents as seriously as one would think, given the amount of bombs and firepower the IRA and all of its mutations has thrown at them in their fight to have Northern Ireland united with the Republic of Ireland, or at least independent of the United Kingdom Along the way, it will cover why the Irish terrorists have such songs, why they apologize for their atrocities, how Catholic they thing they are It will trace these traditions going back back to the days of the Druidic Bards Irish poets of the early Celts some three thousand years ago, up to and including the poet Patrick Pearse in the 1916 Easter Uprising in Dublin.

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      • Declan Finn John Konecsni

        Declan Finn is the NYC based author of books ranging from thrillers to urban fantasy to SciFi, including the 2016 Dragon Award Nominated Novel for Best horror, Honor at Stake He is known for his strong fight scenes and is romance novels are sexy without being dirty, providing enough sexual tension to curl toes He hosts the Catholic Geek Radio show, and can be found wherever someone is starting trouble He also writes thrillers, video game reviews, and works for several blogs.He is one of a legion of writers over at The Catholic Geeks blog a legion, for we are many Other books he has written includes the comedy thriller It Was Only on Stun where he blows up a sci fi convention no, not this one He co authored the science fiction espionage novel Codename Winterborn However, he is most proud of The Pius Trilogy which includes A Pius Man, A Pius Legacy, A Pius Stand, and an anthology, Pius Tales He hosts the Catholic Geek Radio show, and can be found wherever someone is starting trouble.


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    1. An excellent look at the music and history of IrelandDeclan Finn has put together a well written and unbiased look at both the history of the Irish Rebellions and their music. From the 1500s to present day, it touches on most if not all of the major rebel songs, as well as a lot of the minor ones.


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