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Sport, politics and nationalist struggles

Paula Ryan

Sport, politics and nationalist struggles

a case study of the Gaelic Athletic Association in Northern Ireland 1969-91.

by Paula Ryan

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Published by typescript in [Coventry] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gaelic Athletic Association.

  • Edition Notes

    Thesis (M.A.) - University of Warwick, 1991.

    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20153152M

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