Architects of the Resurrection: Ailtiri na hAiseirghe and the Fascist 'New Order' in Ireland

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In 1942 Gearoid O Cuinneagain, a young pro-Axis activist, founded Ailtiri na hAiseirghe ("Architects of the Resurrection"), a fascist movement that aimed to destroy the infant Irish democracy and replace it with a one-party totalitarian state. But Ailtiri na hAiseirghe was no Nazi imitator. Rather, it aimed at something far more ambitious: the fusion of totalitarianism and Christianity that would make Ireland a "missionary-ideological state" wielding global influence in the postwar era. Supported by idealistic youths and ...

Architects of the Resurrection: Ailtiri na hAiseirghe and the Fascist 'New Order' in Ireland 2009, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719079733

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Architects of the Resurrection: Ailtiri na HAiseirghe and the Fascist 'New Order' in Ireland 2009, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719079986

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