Propaganda, Censorship and Irish Neutrality in the Second World War by Robert Cole
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Propaganda, Censorship and Irish Neutrality in the Second World War
By Robert Cole

Propaganda, Censorship and Irish Neutrality in the Second World War

By (author) See other recent books by Robert Cole
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $155.00
Your Price: $139.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $15.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $6.98 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days



Propaganda, Censorship and Irish Neutrality in the Second World War by Robert Cole

Book Description

Allied propaganda and Eire censorship were a vital part of the conflict over Irish neutrality in the Second World War. Based upon original research in archives in Ireland, Great Britain, the United States and Canada, this study opens a new page in the history of wartime propaganda and censorship. It examines the channels of propaganda , including the press and other print media, broadcasting and film, employed in Eire and the agencies which operated them, and the structure and operations of the Eire censorship bureau which sought to repress them . It also looks at the role played by Irish-Americans in the conflict, some of whom supported, while others opposed, Irish neutrality. Which side could win this "war of words"? Could British and American propaganda overcome Eire neutrality, or would Eire censorship guarantee that it could not? In this detailed and wide-ranging examination of the "war of words" over Eire neutrality, the author addresses such subjects as public opinion, government policies, propaganda planning, objectives, content and channels of dissemination, and the purpose and tactics of censorship.

Buy Propaganda, Censorship and Irish Neutrality in the Second World War book by Robert Cole from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780748622771
ISBN-10: 0748622772
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 24mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 22-Feb-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Robert Cole

Traveller's History of Germany by Robert Cole Traveller's History of Germany, Paperback (September 2014)

New in the Traveller's History series. Undoubtedly the best way to prepare for a trip.

Unwritten Laws of Finance and Investment by Robert Cole Unwritten Laws of Finance and Investment, Paperback (February 2011)

While most financial and investment advice focuses on recent trends, or encourages consumers to buy a favoured product, this guide makes use of lessons from the past - the 'unwritten laws' that have stood the test of time - to help you get ahead.

Traveller's History of Paris by Robert Cole Traveller's History of Paris, Paperback (September 2008)

Packed with fact, anecdote, and insight, A Traveller's History of Paris offers a complete history of Paris and the people who have shaped its destiny, from its earliest settlement as the Roman village of Lutetia Parisiorum to 20 centuries later when Paris is a city of well over two million.

» View all books by Robert Cole

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Propaganda, Censorship and Irish Neutrality in the Second World War book by Robert Cole and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Robert Cole

Robert Cole is Professor of History at Utah State University, and founder of the British and Commonwealth Studies Programme. He also founded and was first president of the Western Conference on British Studies, and was elected Fellow of the Royal Historical Society in 1994.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Robert Cole close
Traveller's History of Germany by Robert Cole
Unwritten Laws of Finance and Investment by Robert Cole
Traveller's History of Paris by Robert Cole
Fourth Edition by Robert Cole
Traveller's History of France by Robert Cole
Book of Houses by Robert Cole
A. J. P. Taylor by Robert Cole
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close