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Flynn, Barry

Overview
Works: 11 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 464 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Miscellanea  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Barry Flynn
Pawns in the game : Irish hunger strikes 1912-1981 by Barry Flynn( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between 1917 and 1981, 22 Irishmen died on hunger strike. It was adopted as a protest of last resort by republican prisoners in the early 20th century. This book is not just a portrait of those who died but also explores the political circumstances of their strikes the pressure they felt and the pain and suffering of family and friends
Soldiers of folly : the IRA border campaign 1956-1962 by Barry Flynn( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title looks at the IRA border campaign 1956-1962 through personal recollections, photographs and information previously unpublished. It provides valuable insights into Irish society in the 1950s, both politically and socially
The little book of Antrim by Barry Flynn( )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Little Book of Antrim is a compendium of fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts about County Antrim. Here you will find out about Antrim's people and places, its business and industry, its spectacular coasts and glens and its proud sporting heritage. Through quaint villages and bustling towns, this book takes the reader on a journey through County Antrim and its vibrant past. A reliable reference book and a quirky guide, this can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about the people, the heritage and the secrets of this ancient county
Political football : the life & death of Belfast Celtic by Barry Flynn( )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 27 December 1948, rioting broke out during a match between Belfast Celtic and Linfield. Jimmy Jones, a prolific goalscorer for Belfast Celtic, was dragged from the pitch by the opposing fans, and beaten so badly that his career was ended. And with that ended the existence of Belfast Celtic after fifty-eight years in the game. In Political Football Barry Flynn traces the development of the team from its beginnings, in an attempt to discover the reasons behind the tragic events. Like that of every football club, the story of Belfast Celtic is one of victories and defeats. Theirs, however, is
The little book of Irish boxing by Barry Flynn( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of enemies by Barry Flynn( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1950s and 1960s, boxers John Caldwell and Freddie Gilroy reached the very pinnacle of their sport and brought immense pride to Belfast and Ireland. This is their story of friendship and rivalry, of glory and pain, of riches and poverty. Belfast is world-renowned for her glovemen. Best of Enemies explores the careers of two of the city's finest exponents of the noble art of boxing. As friends, they won Olympic medals for Ireland. As professionals, they quickly became bitter adversaries
The little book of Armagh by Barry Flynn( )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of Irish boxing : stories seldom told by Barry Flynn( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Dunne : the ecstasy and the agony by Barry Flynn( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study examining the need for an improved educational administrative structure for Inuit communities by Barry Flynn( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Mcnally Boxing's Forgotten Hero by Barry Flynn( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Soldiers of folly : the IRA border campaign 1956-1962
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Soldiers of folly : the IRA border campaign 1956-1962Political football : the life & death of Belfast CelticLegends of Irish boxing : stories seldom toldBernard Dunne : the ecstasy and the agonyJohn Mcnally Boxing's Forgotten Hero
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English (33)