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'Silent Voices', by Sligo County Council (2011)

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Silent Voices
by Sligo County Council (2011)
Hardback 238pp
Published by Sligo County Council

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  Pages File Details
Preface vi  
Where will I start? 1 [PDF; 1053KB]
The shadow becomes lighter 11 [PDF; 1158KB]
We didn't know half of what was going on 23 [PDF; 1094KB]
Any chance of a salmon? 31 [PDF; 1125KB]
I wanted to start a new life 41 [PDF; 1116KB]
It's a different story nowadays 45 [PDF; 1103KB]
Keeping the family secret 49 [PDF; 1185KB]
It was so different from the north 63 [PDF; 1127KB]
If I was born on the other side 81 [PDF; 1158KB]
We only had the Provos 85 [PDF; 1215KB]
In business you get a different view of life 95 [PDF; 1135KB]
I am grateful to be alive 109 [PDF; 1291KB]
It's just part of my family history 115 [PDF; 1095KB]
That was all down to the North 119 [PDF; 1134KB]
One event changed my life forever 123 [PDF; 1165KB]
Nothing is simple 131 [PDF; 1103KB]
Crossing the line 135 [PDF; 1081KB]
I was so caught up in it all 141 [PDF; 1074KB]
It is important for me to keep my culture 147 [PDF; 1014KB]
Looking for directions 153 [PDF; 1146KB]
Republicans have feelings – We are flesh and blood 157 [PDF; 1126KB]
It was absolutely crazy stuff 171 [PDF; 1156KB]
Do you go across the Border much? 176 [PDF; 1080KB]
It was all over in five minutes 177 [PDF; 1032KB]
There was no other path for me ... 181 [PDF; 1151KB]
The struggle in Africa 207 [PDF; 1045KB]
I went from strength to strength but it wasn't easy 215 [PDF; 1076KB]
You were with your own people 221 [PDF; 1145KB]
Full contents 1-235 [PDF; 7480KB]

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