Non-fiction: Instrumental: A Memoir of Madness, Medication and Music. By James Rhodes. Canongate Books, €23.
The campaign claimed the lives of 4,000 Irishmen, and those who survived were treated like pariahs at home
Non-fiction: On The Move: A Life. By Oliver Sacks.Picador, €29.20.
Biography: Alfred Hitchcock. By Peter Ackroyd. Chatto & Windus, €17.50.