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Jimmy Wren, who has written a book, The GPO Garrison Easter Week 1916, at his home in Donnycarney. On the wall is a group photograph of Rising participants,  taken in 1936. Photograph: Dave Meehan

(...) battle of Ashbourne. The final biography is that of Nancy de Paor, a member of Cumann na mBan and(...)

Michael Laffan (left) at the launch of his biography of WT Cosgrave at the Royal Irish Academy yesterday with  former taoiseach Liam Cosgrave,  and Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photograph: Johnny Bambury

It was the launch of a scholarly biography on his father, WT Cosgrave, but it was his son, former(...)

TK Whitaker: “a brilliant man, a man who made a singular and peerless contribution to life on the island of Ireland, a national treasure”

Portrait of a Patriot, a biography by Anne Chambers of the economist and retired public servant credited(...)