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The Border Security Problem and Anglo-Irish Relations 1970-73

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Patterson, Henry (2012) The Border Security Problem and Anglo-Irish Relations 1970-73. Contemporary British History, 26 (2). pp. 231-251. [Journal article]

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DOI: 10.1080/13619462.2012.673715


Using material from the British and Irish national archives the article considers a neglected dimension of Anglo-Irish relations: the often conflicting approaches of the British and Irish governments to the security problems arising from the IRA's exploitation of the land frontier between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords:Irish border, IRA, Garda Siochana, British Army, RUC, Edward Heath, Jack Lynch
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Criminology, Politics and Social Policy
Research Institutes and Groups:Institute for Research in Social Sciences
Institute for Research in Social Sciences > Politics & International Studies
ID Code:21973
Deposited By:Professor Henry Patterson
Deposited On:01 May 2012 09:17
Last Modified:06 Dec 2012 15:34

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