The Irish Times Book of the 1916 Rising (Paperback)
An Account of the Easter 1916 Rising written by journalists from The Irish Times.
This book focuses on the events of the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland, rather than the background and the consequences. In a widely expanded version of the supplement that appeared in The Irish Times in March to commemorate the 90th Anniversary,
The 1916 Rising recreates the actual course of events during that tumultuous week, based on contemporary witnesses, memoirs and later recollections. It adds up to the most comprehensive and accessible account of Easter Week in print.
|Author||Shane Hegarty and Fintan O'Toole|
|Publication date||24 Oct 2008|