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Michael Collins : a biography

Author: Tim Pat Coogan
Publisher: London : Hutchinson, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Irish nationalist Michael Collins signed the Anglo-Irish Treaty in December 1921, he observed to Lord Birkenhead that he may have signed his own death warrant. In August 1922 that prophecy came true when Collins was ambushed, shot and killed by a compatriot, but his vision and legacy lived on. Tim Pat Coogan's biography presents the life of a man whose idealistic vigor and determination were matched by his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Coogan, Tim Pat, 1935-
Michael Collins.
London : Hutchinson, 1990
(OCoLC)551449111
Named Person: Michael Collins; Michael Collins; Michael Collins; Michael (Politiker) Collins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Pat Coogan
ISBN: 0091741068 9780091741068 9780312295110 0312295111
OCLC Number: 25965883
Description: xiv, 480 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tim Pat Coogan.

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A biography of Michael Collins, the man who was responsible for the political map of Ireland as it exists today. The author's previous books include "The Definitive History", "Ireland since the  Read more...

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