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Charles Desmond Greaves (27 September 1913 - 23 August 1988) was an Irish activist and historian. He wrote a number of books on Irish history as a Marxist historian.

Greaves studied at Liverpool University where he graduated in chemistry and botany, he worked as a research chemist at Powell Duffryn.In 1934 he joined Communist Party of Great Britain.In 1941 he joined the Connolly Club which became the Connolly Association, he became the editor of its magazine The Irish Democrat.

His library of Irish books is held at the Working Class Movement Library in Salford, deposited by his executor Anthony Coughlan. The Desmond Greaves summer school is held each year as a forum for discussing topics which exercised him, such as Irish left wing, and republican politics.

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Total Books: 13
Liam Mellows and the Irish Revolution
2005 - Liam Mellows and the Irish Revolution (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781905007011
ISBN-10: 1905007019
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Travel
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Sean O'Casey Politics and Art
1980 - Sean O'casey Politics and Art (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780853155157
ISBN-10: 0853155151
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Sean O'Casey politics and art
1979 - Sean O'casey Politics and Art (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780391010239
ISBN-10: 0391010239
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The Irish Crisis
1974 - The Irish Crisis (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780717804054
ISBN-10: 0717804054
Genre: Nonfiction
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The Irish Transport and General Workers' Union
The Irish Transport and General Workers' Union (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780717112531
ISBN-10: 0717112535
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Liam Mellows and the Irish Revolution
Liam Mellows and the Irish Revolution (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780853152323
ISBN-10: 0853152322
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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The Irish crisis
The Irish Crisis (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780853152415
ISBN-10: 0853152411
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Four letter verses and the Mountbatten award
Four Letter Verses and the Mountbatten Award (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780856161612
ISBN-10: 0856161616
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Easter Rising in Song and Ballads
Easter Rising in Song and Ballads (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780900707513
ISBN-10: 0900707518
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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De Valera [Irish Communist Organisation. Pamphlets] (Other)Paperback
Theobald Wolfe Tone and the Irish Nation
Theobald Wolfe Tone and the Irish Nation (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781872993027
ISBN-10: 1872993028
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1916 as history The myth of the blood sacrifice
1916 As History the Myth of the Blood Sacrifice (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781872993058
ISBN-10: 1872993052
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