Sunday March 29, 2020

Passing the time in hell or Helmand

‘When all else fails, a blind refusal to look f acts in the face will see us through.” Blackadder’s feckless General Melchett was a hilarious send up of Lord Kitchener, but his fatuous words take on a grimly contemporary ring when Patrick Hennessey u

25th July, 2009

The Junior Officers’ Reading Club

By Patrick Hennessey

Allen Lane, €20.40

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