'There is no denying the powerful ways in which McCann recounts the events of those early years of the troubles.' The Times
'So honest, so human and so readable.' Irish Times
Eamonn McCann's account of what it is like to grow up a Catholic in a Northern Irish ghetto captures the bitter feelings generated by British rule. The author was at the centre of events in Derry which first brought Northern Ireland to world attention.
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Eamonn McCann is an Irish journalist. He stood as a Labour candidate in the Stormont election in 1969 and as an Independent Socialist candidate in the Westminster election in 1970.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1974. Book Condition: Fair. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP70214557
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1974. Book Condition: Poor. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has soft covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Bookseller Inventory # 4877413
Book Description Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1974. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 256pp First edition of classic Marxist account of the "Troubles". Author is still a political activist. Bookseller Inventory # 074263
Book Description Penguin, UK, 1974. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 28194
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, UK, 1974. Paper Back. Book Condition: Good. The cover is rubbed, has a lightly creased front corner and has scuffed edges. The page edges are somewhat tanned with minor foxing. 255 pages. Size: Size C: 6"-7" Tall (151-177mm). Bookseller Inventory # 140902
Book Description Penguin, London, 1974. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. An ageing, but firm straight book. Scan available. Bookseller Inventory # 017787