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The Big fellow

Author: Frank O'Connor
Publisher: Dublin, Ireland : Poolbeg Press, 1991, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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In 1916, a young man named Michael Collins returned to his native Ireland, after ten years in voluntary exile in London, to join one of the most impassioned and complicated revolutions in history. Playfully nicknamed "The Big Fellow," Collins began to take a key role in the uprisings, eventually becoming a revered revolutionary leader. Acclaimed writer Frank O'Connor, a man who himself fought in the Irish Civil War,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Michael Collins; Michael Collins
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank O'Connor
ISBN: 0905169840 9780905169842
OCLC Number: 26782657
Notes: Previous ed. published as Death in Dublin: Michael Collins and the Irish Revolution.
Includes index.
Description: 222 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Frank O'Connor.

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In 1916, a young man named Michael Collins returned to his native Ireland, after ten years in voluntary exile in London, to join one of the most impassioned and complicated revolutions in history. Playfully nicknamed "The Big Fellow," Collins began to take a key role in the uprisings, eventually becoming a revered revolutionary leader. Acclaimed writer Frank O'Connor, a man who himself fought in the Irish Civil War, traces Collin's life from the day he returned to Dublin to the day a young Irish soldier shot him dead on a country road. (From Amazon.com).

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