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    Ireland during World War II

    Ireland during World War II

    75 years ago next month, Taoiseach Eamon de Valera announced that the Free State would be neutral if war broke out. So, in reality, what did neutrality actually mean for our small country on the edge of Europe? Bryce Evans, lecturer in history at Liverpool Hope University is the author of the first book detailing the social and economic history of Ireland during the Second World War. He discussed the story of the Irish emergency with Myles on the programme. Revealing just how precarious the Irish state's economic position was at the time, the book examines the consequences of Winston ...

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