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Breaking The Mould: How The PDs Changed Irish Politics, by Stephen Collins, Gill & Macmillan, €28.

3rd December, 2005

Breaking The Mould: How The PDs Changed Irish Politics, by Stephen Collins, Gill & Macmillan, €28.

Like many of my colleagues in the lobby of Leinster House in the 1990s, I spent no small amount of time writing articles about the demise of the Progressive Democrats.

One Friday morning in 1993, when it seemed like Fianna Fáil and Labour would be forever joined at the coalition hip, I had a telephone conversation with Michael McDowell....

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