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Belfast Diary - War as a Way of Life
Belfast Diary: War as a Way of Life
Author: John Conroy
Product Code: 0217 ISBN: 978-080700217-9
Pages: 
240
Binding Information: Paperback 
Size: 
6 X 9 Inches (US)
Illustrated: 
No
Trade Code: 
00T
Price: $21.00 In stock.
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Resolution of intractable problems around the world requires understanding ordinary people as well as leaders. This street-level view of Northern Ireland provides the best explanation of the twenty-five-year conflict.

"For those puzzled by Northern Ireland, Belfast Diary offers a well-written, sympathetic and clear-eyed view."
--New York Times Book Review

"Mr. Conroy's account is suffused with an ominous tension. . . . He eschews the reductive, and succeeds in mounting a disturbing case."
--New Yorker

"A sensitive and perceptive chronicle . . ."
--London Times

John Conroy is an award-winning Chicago journalist and a MacArthur Foundation and Alicia Patterson Foundation grant recipient.

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Review   New York Times Book Review - June 30, 2005
A street-level view of the twenty-five-year conflict in Northern Ireland. "For those puzzled by Northern Ireland, Belfast Diary offers a wellwritten, sympathetic and cleareyed view."

 
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