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Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement

Marta Ramon

Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement

by Marta Ramon

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Published in University College Dublin Press .
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Marta Ramón, A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, University College Dublin Press (), ISBN Dennis Gwynn, Young Ireland and .   James Stephens, a founding Fenian and the self-described ‘Provisional Dictator’ of the body, built contacts with radical movements across the continent and beyond, even proclaiming that “were England a republic battling for human freedom on the one hand, and Ireland leagued with despots on the other, I should, unhesitatingly, take up arms.

Stephens can be ranked among the best political organisers of the nineteenth century, but he was also arrogant and dictatorial about the means to attain his ends. Marta Ramon is the author of A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement and an occasional. Marta Ramon is the author of A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement and an occasional lecturer and tutor for NUI Maynooth and Oscail. Description. James Stephens' "American Diary" is one of the most important documents of early Fenianism.

Marta Ramón, Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, University College Dublin Press (), ISBN Mark F. Ryan, Fenian Memories, Redaktita fare de T.F. O'Sullivan, M. H. Gill & Filo, LTD, Dublino,   The last one is a biography of the Fenian James Stephens, The Fenian Chief by Desmond Ryan. It is an old one that I have threatened to read for a long time. I intend to read the more recent biography of Stephens by Marta Ramón, Provisional Dictator at some stage. TPQ: Best and worst books you have ever read?


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Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement by Marta Ramon Download PDF EPUB FB2

"A Provisional Dictator" is a political biography of James Stephens, the founder of the Irish Republican Brotherhood. Marta Ramon traces Stephens' political and revolutionary career from his involvement in Young Ireland's insurrection in until his death in Dublin on 29 March /5(4).

Irish Studies Review, Vol 16 No 2 May "Marta Ramon's biography of James Stephens, the 'provisional dictator' of the Fenian movement from its founding in until his overthrow inis a fine addition to the new historiography of Fenianism, Irish republicanism, and 'advanced' nationalism.5/5(1).

A provisional dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian movement Published in 18thth Century Social Perspectives, 18th–19th - Century Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement book, General, Irish Republican Brotherhood / Fenians, Issue 6 (Nov/Dec ), Reviews, Volume A provisional dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian movement Marta Ramón.

Michael O'Sullivan reviews A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian movement by Marta Ramon, UCD Press, ISBN£/€28 pbk FOUNDER AND chief organiser of the Fenians, and their foremost political thinker, James Stephens is still something of a neglected, figure, at least among biographers.

"Marta Ramon’s biography of James Stephens, the ‘provisional dictator’ of the Fenian movement from its founding in until his overthrow inis a fine addition to the new historiography of Fenianism, Irish republicanism, and ‘advanced’ nationalism. A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement by Ramon, Marta and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   A Provisional Dictator – James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, By Marta Ramon.

Published by UCD Press. Price €28 paperback. Reviewed by Mícheál MacDonncha THE great achievement of James Stephens was the founding and building up of the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB) in Ireland and the United States.

About James Stephens, see in [Marta Ramón, A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, Dublin: Dublin University College Press, ]. About James Connolly, see in [Kieren Allen, The Politics of James Connolly, Pluto Irish Library, ; Donal Nevin, James Connolly: A Full Life, Gill Books, ].

Belfast Books (0) Belfast Books. Signup. Signup for our newsletters. Facebook; Twitter; Instagram; A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement-£ £ Compare A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement £ £ Author Marta Ramon.

More Details →. James Stephens – Fenian Patriot James Stephens, after whom our club is named, was born in in Kilkenny and was a founder member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB).The following is an extract from the excellent club history written by Tommy Lanigan and published in Marta Ramón, A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, University College Dublin Press (), ISBN Mark F.

Ryan, Fenian Memories, Edited by T.F. O'Sullivan, M. Gill & Son, LTD, Dublin,   Eventually Stephens took over and the American officers were so displeased they wished to kill him.

References. Galwey, Thomas Francis (edited by W.S. Nye) The Valiant Hours: An Irishman in the Civil War: Eighth Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Ramon, Marta A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement.

Get this from a library. A provisional dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian movement. [Marta Ramón] -- "A provisional dictator is a political biography of james Stephens, the founder of the Irish Republican Brotherhood. Marta Ramón traces Stephen's political and revolutionary career from his.

[8] Marta Ramón, A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, Dublin: University College Dublin Press, p. 26 [9] Ramón, p. 59 [10] James Stephens, ‘Personal recollections of ’48, a collection of press cuttings’,Notes on a 3, miles’ walk through Ireland, National Library of Ireland.

A provisional dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian movement Marta Ramón (University College Dublin Press, €) ISBN James Stephens was not an original thinker like Karl Marx, Giuseppe Mazzini [ ] Read More →.

Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement, Dublin: University College Dublin Press. [Google Scholar], Provisional Dictator, 70–5, 83– Charles Rowcroft to John Crampton [telegram], January 5,enclosed in Crampton to Lord. James Chambers, Palmerston: ‘the people's darling’ (London, ), p.

Thomas Keneally, The great shame: a story of the Irish in the old world and the new (London, ), p. Kerby A. Miller, Emigrants and exiles: Ireland and the Irish exodus to North America (New York, NY, and Oxford, ), p.

; Belchem. Book reviews. Sinn Féin and the Politics of Left Republicanism. The Fenian Problem. Birth of the Fenian Movement: James Stephens' American diary. Propaganda as Anti-history. Thomas Kettle (Life and Times) The Poems of Geoffrey O'Donoghue.

Fergus O'Connor: a political life. Coolacrease. The Wit of Oscar Wilde. The T&G Story Its leader was James Stephens, a veteran of the Young Ireland Rising of Another ’48 veteran, John O’Mahony, simultaneously established the Fenian Brotherhood of America, naming it after the Fianna, the legendary heroic figures of ancient Ireland.

“Fenians” became the popular name for the movement on both sides of the Atlantic. The Fenian Rebellion of was a result of failed attempts to invade Canada by the Irish-American branches of The Fenian Brotherhood, the movement there was severely split between the supporters of Colonel John Roberts and those of John O’ as Roberts had failed in his attempt to invade Canada at Fort Erie, O’ Mahoney had to abort a raid on Campo Bello island in New.

Stephens can be ranked among the best political organisers of the nineteenth century, but he was also arrogant and dictatorial about the means to attain his ends. Marta Ramon is the author of A Provisional Dictator: James Stephens and the Fenian Movement and an occasional lecturer and tutor for NUI Maynooth and Oscail.

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