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The Governor

Author: John Lonergan
Publisher: Dublin : Penguin Ireland, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Lonergan spent 42 years in the prison service, 26 of them as Ireland's most senior officer. Here, he tells his life story from his idyllic childhood in rural Tipperary, to coming face to face with the ugliest face of Irish life, to grappling with the politics of working in a service that was the plaything of officials and politicians.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: John Lonergan; John Lonergan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lonergan
ISBN: 9781844882403 1844882403
OCLC Number: 653087264
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 266 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Lonergan.

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