Monday June 1, 2020

Bag that book

Our guide to the best recently published books

10th April, 2016

By Ruth Dudley Edwards

(Oneworld Publications, €22)

With so many books on the 1916 Rising in the shops, it is difficult not to feel overwhelmed when trying to figure out what to buy. Thankfully, Ruth Dudley Edwards’ latest book, an account of the seven men who signed the Easter Rising Proclamation, stands out from the rest of the crowd. Offering a kind of joint biography approach, and detailing how the signatories functioned as a group,...

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