The Éamon Donnelly Collection (journal)

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"The Jail Journel" / Journal of Éamon Donnelly, December 1933. Granted for educational purposes, it consists of newspaper clippings and quotations from books read by Donnelly whilst in prison. Quotations are taken from/on the following topics: life of the Blessed Virgin Mary by Very Rev. F.C. Husenbeth Provost of Northampton; "The Monstrous Regiment" by Hollis;...

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"The Jail Journel" / Journal of Éamon Donnelly, December 1933. Granted for educational purposes, it consists of newspaper clippings and quotations from books read by Donnelly whilst in prison. Quotations are taken from/on the following topics: life of the Blessed Virgin Mary by Very Rev. F.C. Husenbeth Provost of Northampton; "The Monstrous Regiment" by Hollis; History of Mexico & Life of President Diaz; "French Revolution" by Van Loon; "Balance of Power"; "The Rise of Russia"; "English Revolution"; "The Rise of Prussia"; "History of Mankind"; "American Revolution"; "National Independence"; "Andreas Vesalius" (Medical); On Rome & Carthage; On Charlemagne; "Twelve Catholic men of Science" by Sir Bertram Windle; On "Discoveries"; H. Ford, Today & tomorrow; on "Industry"; and H.G. Wells, History. Pages 25-26 gives a list of books: (1) "History of Mankind", Van Loon (2) The Monstrous Regiment, Hollis (3) Decisive Wars of History, Liddell Hart (4) Porfirio Diaz Pres of Mexico, Mrs. Tweedie (5) Twelve Catholic Men of Science, Sir Bertram Windle (6) Life of Blessed Virgin (7) Life of Columbus (8) Discoverers & Navigators in World History (9) French Revolution (10) American Revolution (11) Rise of Russia (12) Bismarck & Unification of Germany (13) Garibaldi, Mossini & Cavour (Italy) (14) Garibaldi & the Making of Italy (15) The Downfall of Roman Empire (16) "Life of Cicero" (17) To-day & Tomorrow (Hy. Forde) (18) Liberalism (L. T. Hobhouse M.A.) (19) The Evolution of Industry (D.H. McGregor M.A. Prof. Economics, Oxford) (20) History of World (H.G. Wells). There is also a list (page 42) of "Great figures in history".

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