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The Manchester Martyrs

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The enthralling story of the events surrounding the execution of three Fenians known as the Manchester Martyrs. Their execution during a turbulent period of Irish history in 1867 united the Irish people in a patriotic fervor and outrage not matched until
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 8th 2012 by Mercier Press (first published February 1st 2012)
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Best historical book I have read in a long time. Very well researched and written. Hats off to Joseph O Neill for this fine book on such a momentous historical event in Irish history.
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Joseph O'Neill was born in Cork, Ireland, in 1964 and grew up in Mozambique, South Africa, Iran, Turkey, and Holland. His previous works include the novels This is the Life and The Breezes, and the non-fiction book Blood-Dark Track, a family history centered on the mysterious imprisonment of both his grandfathers during World
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