Bobby Sands

by Gerry Hunt | 15 February 2016
Paperback
Category: European History
Bobby Sands was a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army who died on hunger strike while imprisoned at HM Prison Maze. He was the leader of the 1981 hunger strike in which Irish republican prisoners protested against the removal of Special Category Status. During his strike he was elected to the British Parliament as an Anti H-Block candidate. His death was followed by a new surge of Provisional IRA recruitment and activity. International media coverage brought attention to the hunger strikers, and the republican movement in general, attracting both praise and criticism.  This graphic novel brings Bobby Sands' story to life in a whole new way. 
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Bobby Sands was a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army who died on hunger strike while imprisoned at HM Prison Maze. He was the leader of the 1981 hunger strike in which Irish republican prisoners protested against the removal of Special Category Status. During his strike he was elected to the British Parliament as an Anti H-Block candidate. His death was followed by a new surge of Provisional IRA recruitment and activity. International media coverage brought attention to the hunger strikers, and the republican movement in general, attracting both praise and criticism.  This graphic novel brings Bobby Sands' story to life in a whole new way. 
Currently out of stock
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€14.99
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Orders will not be processed until after the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions are lifted
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Any purchases for more than €10 are eligible for free delivery anywhere in the UK or Ireland!

Product Description

Bobby Sands was a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army who died on hunger strike while imprisoned at HM Prison Maze. He was the leader of the 1981 hunger strike in which Irish republican prisoners protested against the removal of Special Category Status. During his strike he was elected to the British Parliament as an Anti H-Block candidate. His death was followed by a new surge of Provisional IRA recruitment and activity. International media coverage brought attention to the hunger strikers, and the republican movement in general, attracting both praise and criticism.  This graphic novel brings Bobby Sands' story to life in a whole new way. 

Product Details

Bobby Sands

ISBN9781847178152

FormatPaperback

PublisherTHE O'BRIEN PRESS (15 February. 2016)

No. of Pages62

Weight355

Language English (United States)

Dimensions 297 x 210 x 6