'The Troubles we've seen' : film, television drama and the Northern Irish conflict in Britain . / Hill, John.

The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, Engagements, Legacies and Memories. ed. / Graham Dawson; Jo Dover; Stephen Hopkins. Manchester University Press, 2016. p. 243-260.

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'The Troubles we've seen' : film, television drama and the Northern Irish conflict in Britain . / Hill, John.

The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, Engagements, Legacies and Memories. ed. / Graham Dawson; Jo Dover; Stephen Hopkins. Manchester University Press, 2016. p. 243-260.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Hill, J 2016, 'The Troubles we've seen': film, television drama and the Northern Irish conflict in Britain . in G Dawson, J Dover & S Hopkins (eds), The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, Engagements, Legacies and Memories. Manchester University Press, pp. 243-260.

APA

Hill, J. (2016). 'The Troubles we've seen': film, television drama and the Northern Irish conflict in Britain . In G. Dawson, J. Dover, & S. Hopkins (Eds.), The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, Engagements, Legacies and Memories (pp. 243-260). Manchester University Press.

Vancouver

Hill J. 'The Troubles we've seen': film, television drama and the Northern Irish conflict in Britain . In Dawson G, Dover J, Hopkins S, editors, The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, Engagements, Legacies and Memories. Manchester University Press. 2016. p. 243-260

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Hill, John. / 'The Troubles we've seen' : film, television drama and the Northern Irish conflict in Britain . The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, Engagements, Legacies and Memories. editor / Graham Dawson ; Jo Dover ; Stephen Hopkins. Manchester University Press, 2016. pp. 243-260

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