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Drawing on archival material from the bloody annals of British imperial policy,  Paul O’Brien  reconstructs the actions of the Auxiliary Division of the Royal Irish Constabulary, providing a balanced examination of their origins and operations, without glossing over the brutal details. By capturing key insights from their...
Starting with Dingle town, one of the most popular stops on the Wild Atlantic Way,  Felicity Hayes-McCoy  takes us on an insiders’ tour of the region, interviewing locals along the way, ranging from farmers, postmasters and boatmen to museum curators, radio presenters and  sean-nós  singers. A resident for the last...
Drawing on previously unseen material,  Michael O’Connell , an experienced criminal lawyer, lays bare the chilling details of key cases in which the law was disregarded. He reveals how the truth was sacrificed to collusion, prejudice and corruption in notorious cases. Download Press Release
We all did time, staff and prisoners. Each of us had a number; each of us wanted the finality of getting out that gate. John Cuffe reveals the truth of thirty years on the inside. Download Press Release
Pádraic Fogarty  authoritatively charts how this grim failure to manage our natural resources has impoverished our country. But all is not lost: he also reveals the possibilities for the future, describing how we can fill our seas with fish, farm in tune with nature, and create forests that benefit both people and wildlife. He calls for...
This is the gripping story of Harry Callan’s capture, resistance and liberation. But above all, it is the final chapter in his quest to honour the forgotten heroes of Bunker Valentin. Download Press Release