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War, Occupation, Exile, Liberation (1655–1661)

David Frick

in Kith, Kin, and Neighbors: Communities and Confessions in Seventeenth-Century Wilno

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451287
eISBN:
9780801467530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451287.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on a moment of crisis—the Muscovite occupation of the city in the years 1655–1661 that would test Wilno’s peculiar form of convivencia and see it ultimately restored to something ... More


Simplified Methods

Paul R. Gregory

in Terror by Quota: State Security from Lenin to Stalin (an Archival Study)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134254
eISBN:
9780300152784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134254.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines how the Soviet Union dictator's “productivity problem” was resolved by the so-called “simplified” methods, particularly the use of troikas and the substitution of confession for ... More


Freedom and the Fifth Commandment: Catholic priests and political violence in Ireland, 1919-21

Brian Heffernan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090486
eISBN:
9781781706862
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090486.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The guerrilla war waged between the IRA and the crown forces from 1919 to 1921 was a pivotal episode in the modern history of Ireland. This book addresses the War of Independence from a new ... More


Aiding and Abetting: Priests Involved in The IRA Campaign

Brian Heffernan

in Freedom and the Fifth Commandment: Catholic priests and political violence in Ireland, 1919-21

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090486
eISBN:
9781781706862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090486.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

As Volunteers on the run began to form flying columns from the spring of 1920 onwards and as the British government started to deploy Black and Tans and Auxiliaries to aid the hard-pressed RIC, ... More


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