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View from the window, 12 Garvin Place, Rossville Flats, where six bullets were fired at photographer Fulvio Grimaldi as he was photographing events below.
Photograph by Fulvio Grimaldi, 1972.
Courtesy of The Art Gallery, University of Maryland
SPECIFIC TEXTS ON BLOODY SUNDAY
British Irish Rights Watch (1994). Submission to the United Nations' Special Rapporteur on Summary and Arbitrary Executions: The Murder of 13 Civilians by Soldiers of the British Army on 'Bloody Sunday', 30 January 1972.
Sam Dash (1972). Justice Denied: A Challenge to Lord Widgery's Report on 'Bloody Sunday'.
Irish Government (1997). The Irish Government's Assessment of the Widgery Report and the New Material Presented to the British Government in June 1997.
Irish Government Report (1998).
Raymond McClean. The Road to Bloody Sunday. (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Guildhall Press, 1983, 1997)
Don Mullan. Bloody Sunday Massacre in Northern Ireland: The Eye Witness Accounts. (Niowat, Colorado: Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 1997)
Widgery Report of the Tribunal appointed to inquire into events on Sunday 30th January 1972. 18 April 1972. (HC 220)
BACKGROUND AND GENERAL READING
Gerry Adams. Free Ireland: Towards a Lasting Peace. (Niowat, Colorado: Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 1994)
Jonathon Bardon. A History of Ulster. (Dufour Editions 1993, 92). A very comprehensive reference book, describing the history of Ulster from about 7000 BC to 1992 AD. There is also an abridged and updated edition, A Shorter Illustrated History of Ulster.
Paul Bew, Paul Teague, Henry Patterson. Northern Ireland Between War and Peace: The Political Future of Northern Ireland. (Lawrence and Wishart,1997). Bew has written extensively on 20th century history of Northern Ireland.
Sydney Elliott, William D. Flackes. Conflict in Northern Ireland: An Encyclopedia (Roots of Modern Conflict). (Abc-Clio, 1999)
John Hume. Jack Van Zandt, Thomas McEnery, Edward M. Kennedy, Tom McEnery (Illustrator). A New Ireland: Politics, Peace and Reconciliation. (Niowat, Colorado: Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 1997)
Maire and Conor Cruise O'Brien. Ireland: A Concise History. (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1985 Third Edition, revised). A richly illustrated history of Ireland from the 3000 BC builders of megaliths to independence in 1921 AD and the Troubles in the North which continue today.
Padraig O'Malley. The Uncivil Wars: Ireland Today. (Boston: Beacon Press, 1997). A universally praised account of the Troubles in Northern Ireland, The Uncivil Wars illuminates the beliefs, words, and actions of people on all sides of the debate: Protestants and Catholics, paramilitary groups and parties committed to non-violence, British and Irish.
Padraig O'Malley. Biting at the Grave: The Irish Hunger Strikes and the Politics of Despair. (Boston: Beacon Press, 1990). In March 1981, Bobby Sands began a hunger strike that led to his death 66 days later. One by one, nine other Irish Republicans followed him to their deaths as the world watched. O'Malley (senior associate, the John W. McCormack Institute, University of Massachusetts at Boston) portrays the course of the hunger strikes and their meaning for the Irish people.
Elizabeth Shannon. I Am of Ireland: Women of the North Speak Out. (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1989). An intimate look at the troubles in Northern Ireland, providing a moving collection of interviews with Irish women. This new edition, expanded and updated, contains follow-up interviews with many of the same Catholic and Protestant women who were featured in the original edition, as well as an analysis of the new women's political movement in Northern Ireland.
Andrew J. Wilson. Irish America and the Ulster Conflict, 1968-1995. (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 1995). The complex, fascinating story of Irish America's long-time role in the Ulster crisis.
James Christen Steward. When Time Began to Rant and Rave: Figurative Painting From 20th Century Ireland. (London: Merrell Holberton, 1998)