Bestselling historian Tim Pat Coogan not only tells the story of Collins' squad, he also examines the remarkable intelligence network of which it formed a part, and which helped to bring the British government to the negotiating table.
SubtitleMichael Collins, the Squad, and Ireland's Fight for Freedom
AuthorBy Tim Pat Coogan
Published20 March 2018
Dimensions6.13 x 9.25in.
IllustrationsTwo 8pp b/w inserts; 12 b/w photos in text.
About the author
Tim Pat Coogan is Ireland?s best-known historical writer. His 1990 biography of Michael Collins rekindled interest in Collins and his era. He is also the author of The IRA, The Troubles, and The Famine Plot.
"Ireland's best-known historical writer."—The Irish Times
"A compelling work...this tale of murder and mayhem is also a labor of love. Written with peace and clarity, this is an important work that shows how desperate measures taken in desperate times don't easily go away."—The Irish Independent
"A worthy contribution to the historical literature of the period."—Irish Central