Longford’s Republican Story 1900-2000
This book is a comprehensive history of republican activity in County Longford for the entire 20th century. It covers War of Independence, Civil War, Internment in the 1940s, the Border Campaign of the 1950s and the Troubles as they impacted on Longford.
Seán Ó Súilleabháin is a native of Aughakine, Aughnacliffe, Co Longford. He went to Aughnacliffe NS and Moyne Latin School. His working life was spent in libraries; with Dublin City Libraries from 1968-1978 and with Leitrim County Library from 1978-2012. He has an abiding interest in everything Irish, including the GAA, Irish language and Irish Republicanism. He has written a number of other books including Longford Authors (1978), Scéal Club Colmcille: Colmcille’s GAA Story (1984), Under the Thatch: Memories of a Longford Childhood (2018). He edited Scéal Liatroma; Leitrim GAA Story, 1886 – 1984 (1984), Come on Cannaboe: 100 Years of Ballinamore Seán O’Heslin’s GAA Club (1989) and Leitrim GAA Millennium Book (2000).
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