Portraits in Power: Éamon de Valera

A political force of nature for almost 60 years, Éamon de Valera strengthened Irish sovereignty but accelerated the divergence between North and South, writes David McCullagh

11th August, 2019
Portraits in Power: Éamon de Valera

Party: Fianna Fáil

Constituency: East Clare

In office: December 1937-February 1948, June 1951-June 1954, March 1957-June 1959

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