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Wounds : a memoir of love and war

Author: Fergal Keane
Publisher: London, England : HarperCollins Publishers Limited, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A family story of a murder, blood and betrayal that tore an Irish town apart and causes men to be silent still. 'There was a tale about a British soldier being shot on the street outside my grandmother's house. My father told this as a ghost story. The mood of the telling was wistful. The killing had been wrong.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Military history
Named Person: Fergal Keane; Fergal Keane
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fergal Keane
ISBN: 9780008189259 0008189250 9780008225377 0008225370
OCLC Number: 1021069463
Description: 356 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Fergal Keane.

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A family story of blood and memory and the haunting power of the past. 2018 WINNER OF THE CHRISTOPHER EWART-BIGGS MEMORIAL PRIZE 2017 WINNER OF THE NON-FICTION IRISH BOOK  Read more...

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`Few books this year have been as moving Keane's account of his family's experience during the conflicts that tore Ireland apart... Keane writes with an impeccable eye for details and a profound Read more...

 
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