Paperback, 288 pages.
Condition: Good condition, unread copy. There is a 37mm rip and some crease on the right bottom corner of the back cover. All the rest is in perfect condition.
In the 1798 Diary published form his column in The Irish Times, historian Dr. Ruán O’Donnell charts the course of the 1798 Rebellion from week, county by county. His weekly column is complemented by additional material for this book.
O’Donnell places the striking eyewitness accounts of key protagonists in their appropriate historical context and has added an introduction, chronology and glossary of terms. Many obscure and neglected sources have been drawn upon to create an authoritative and balanced overview of 1798 from all perspectives. All the major engagements and personalities are discussed in this comprehensive yet highly readable study of the Rebellion.