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Red and the Green




Price: $22.99
Format: Paperback / softback
ISBN13: 9780099429135
Published: March 2002

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Pat Dumay is a Catholic and an Irish patriot. His relentlessly pious mother pursues her own private war with his stepfather, a man sunk in religious speculation and drink. Pat's English-bred Protestant cousin and rival, Andrew Chase-White, an officer in King Edward's Horse, puzzles out his complex emotions about Ireland and Frances, the girl he loves, against a background of the fear of death, while Frances's father, Christopher Bellman, scholar and cynic, finds love of Ireland a more passionate matter than he had bargained for. Weaving between these tensions and patterns moves Millie Kinnard- fast, feminist,and only just respectable.As rebellion looms nearer, tension mounts in the sombre rain-soaked Dublin streets; and if, in the end, death disperses most of the people, this is felt to be as inevitable as in a Sophoclean play.

Book details and technical specifications

Format: Paperback / softback
ISBN13: 9780099429135
Published: March 2002

Number of pages: 336
Width: 129 mm
Height: 198 mm
Depth: 21 mm

Publisher: Vintage Publishing

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