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Key Events - The People's Democracy March, 1-4 January 1969
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The information on the People's Democracy March from Belfast to Derry (1 January 1969 to 4 January 1969) is divided into a number of subsections; the headings of these subsections are listed below.
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Selected reading list
- Extracts from: Arthur, Paul. (1974). The People's Democracy 1968-73. Belfast: Blackstaff Press.
- Egan, Bowes., and McCormack, Vincent. (1969). Burntollet. London: LRS Publishers.
[This 64 page booklet deals in some detail with the events of the People's Democracy March]
- People's Democracy (PD), Dublin Branch. (1972). People's Democracy: What it stands for, its Attitudes, (February 1972), [PDF; 3284KB]. Dublin: People's Democracy (PD).
- People's Democracy (PD). (1969). 'Explosion in Ulster', incorporating - 'Ulster: Religion and Class', by Peter Gibbon; and 'PD Militants discuss Strategy', by Baxter, Devlin, Farrell, McCann, and Toman, [PDF; 7957KB]. London: People's Democracy (PD).
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