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Published by Smith, Elder & co. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives.

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Edition Notes

Statementby D. M. C., O. S. B. (member of the community) ed. by R. Barry O"Brien, LL. D., with an introduction by John Redmond, M. P. ...
GenrePersonal narratives.
ContributionsO"Brien, R. Barry 1847-1918.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD542.Y7 C7
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 197, [1] p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17783642M
LC Control Number15014508

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Down through the centuries, Ypres Abbey attracted the daughters of the Irish nobility, both as students and postulants, and enjoyed the patronage of many influential Irish families living in exile. At the request of King James II the nuns moved to Dublin in The Irish Nuns at Ypres: An Episode of the War (Classic Reprint) [C., D. M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Irish Nuns at Ypres: .   The Paperback of the Nuns & the Great War The Irish Nuns at Ypres by D. M. C. & from Convent to Conflict or a Nun's Account of the Invasion of Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your :   In , the Irish nuns left an artillery-shattered Ypres in order to return to Ireland, ending an exile of over years. They took with them the precious relic. It had, however, suffered under the ravages of time, and only the middle part .

  The Irish Nuns at Ypres: An Episode of the War, a book based on personal diaries of community members and edited by Dame M. Columban Plomer, details the community’s dramatic escape from Belgium in November Perhaps the first published account of World War I written by women, the book includes an introduction by John E. Redmond, M.P.   Nuns & the Great War The Irish Nuns at Ypres by D. M. C. & from Convent to Conflict or a Nun's Account of the Invasion of Belgium by Sister M Paperback – September 1, by D. M. C. (Author), M. Antonia (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: D. M. C., M. Antonia. The Irish nuns at Ypres: an episode of the war. by Columban, M., Dame,O'Brien, R. Barry (Richard Barry) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. Get this from a library! The Irish nuns at Ypres: an episode of the war. [M Columban, Dame O.S.B.; R Barry O'Brien; John Edward Redmond].