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Terror Attack Brighton : Blowing up the Iron Lady

Label
Terror Attack Brighton : Blowing up the Iron Lady
Title
Terror Attack Brighton
Title remainder
Blowing up the Iron Lady
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Brighton bombing in 1984 was the most audacious terrorist attack ever on the British Government. Certainly it was the most ambitious since the Gunpowder plot of 1605. The Provisional I.R.A. detonated a bomb at the Grand Hotel on 12th October 1984. Most of the Government were staying at the hotel at the time. The Conservative party was holding its annual conference in the town. Five people were killed in the explosion, and more than thirty were injured. It came very close to wiping out most of the Government, including the Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher. The I.R.A.'s Patrick Magee had bo
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Kieran
Dewey number
941.0858
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6433.G713
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thatcher, Margaret
  • Major, John Roy
  • Irish Republican Army
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Great Britain
  • Major, John Roy
  • Thatcher, Margaret
  • Irish Republican Army
  • HISTORY
  • Attempted assassination
  • Politics and government
  • Terrorism
  • England
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Terror Attack Brighton : Blowing up the Iron Lady
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1: Key Characters; Chapter 2: Thatcher's Men -- the Cabinet, June 1983-June 1987; Chapter 3: Northern Ireland Secretaries; Chapter 4: The Political Background, Self-rule, the Troubles and Reasons for Hatred; Chapter 5: Direct Rule Returns; Chapter 6: Peace Talks Progress, 1985-98: a Summary; Chapter 7: The Bombing of the Grand Hotel; Chapter 8: Paramilitary Attacks; Chapter 9: The Explosion at the Grand Hotel, Brighton, 1984; Chapter 10: The Rescue; Chapter 11: The Conference the Next Morning
  • Chapter 12: The Aftermath and Reactions to the BombingChapter 13: The Investigation and Trial of the Bomber; Chapter 14: A Study of the Effects of the Bombing on Peace Talks and the Politics of the Day; Chapter 15: The Post-bombing Cabinet Meeting; Chapter 16: The Wheels of Government Kept Turning Around; Chapter 17: How Close Did the IRA Really Come to Killing Margaret Thatcher?; Chapter 18: The Security Issue; Chapter 19: The Man Who Planted the Bomb -- Patrick Magee; Chapter 20: Norman Tebbit; Chapter 21: The Ban on Republican Voices in the Media
  • Chapter 22: In Print and in the Media -- Brushing it Under the Carpet?Chapter 23: The Good Friday Agreement; Conclusion; Appendix 1: Fire Brigade Personnel and Fire Stations Involved in the Brighton Incident; Appendix 2: A Brief Timeline of the Troubles; Appendix 3: Quotes About the Brighton Bombing; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
893732087
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473842342
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893732087
Label
Terror Attack Brighton : Blowing up the Iron Lady
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1: Key Characters; Chapter 2: Thatcher's Men -- the Cabinet, June 1983-June 1987; Chapter 3: Northern Ireland Secretaries; Chapter 4: The Political Background, Self-rule, the Troubles and Reasons for Hatred; Chapter 5: Direct Rule Returns; Chapter 6: Peace Talks Progress, 1985-98: a Summary; Chapter 7: The Bombing of the Grand Hotel; Chapter 8: Paramilitary Attacks; Chapter 9: The Explosion at the Grand Hotel, Brighton, 1984; Chapter 10: The Rescue; Chapter 11: The Conference the Next Morning
  • Chapter 12: The Aftermath and Reactions to the BombingChapter 13: The Investigation and Trial of the Bomber; Chapter 14: A Study of the Effects of the Bombing on Peace Talks and the Politics of the Day; Chapter 15: The Post-bombing Cabinet Meeting; Chapter 16: The Wheels of Government Kept Turning Around; Chapter 17: How Close Did the IRA Really Come to Killing Margaret Thatcher?; Chapter 18: The Security Issue; Chapter 19: The Man Who Planted the Bomb -- Patrick Magee; Chapter 20: Norman Tebbit; Chapter 21: The Ban on Republican Voices in the Media
  • Chapter 22: In Print and in the Media -- Brushing it Under the Carpet?Chapter 23: The Good Friday Agreement; Conclusion; Appendix 1: Fire Brigade Personnel and Fire Stations Involved in the Brighton Incident; Appendix 2: A Brief Timeline of the Troubles; Appendix 3: Quotes About the Brighton Bombing; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
893732087
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473842342
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893732087

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