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big fellow.

Vance Palmer

big fellow.

by Vance Palmer

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Published by Angus and Robertson in [Sydney] .
Written in


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LC ClassificationsPZ3.P18727 Bi, PR9619.3.P27 Bi
The Physical Object
Pagination298 p.
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5803170M
LC Control Number60018201
OCLC/WorldCa7027647

  The Big Fellow. By Denis Donoghue. March 5, ; MICK. The Real Michael Collins. By Peter Hart. Illustrated. pp. Viking. $ Hart's book is written with immense verve, as if . An exhaustively researched, skillfully written joint biography of Michael Collins and Eamon de Valera, whose contrasting legacies shaped the history of 20th-century Ireland. Collins was a brilliant guerrilla leader who deployed selective assassination and deft counterintelligence to cripple Britain's colonial administration of Ireland. So successful was Collins at rendering Ireland.

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Big Fellow, Long Fellow book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Michael Collins and Eamon de Valera were the two most charis /5.

The Big Fellow is a biography of the famed Irish leader, Michael Collins, by Frank O'Connor. The Big Fellow covers the period of Collins's life from the Easter Rising in to his death during the Irish Civil War in Unlike most conventional biographies of famous leaders, O'Connor establishes a clear goal in portraying Collins's character and human qualities above his major Author: Frank O'Connor.

Written for an Irish, and one suspects an Irish American, audience that lived through those times, The Big Fellow is rather vague on the political history and presumes a lot of the reader's own knowledge of events.

As a portrait of Michael Collins the big hearted champion, boisterous figure of fun and revolutionary organiser extraordinaire, it Cited by: 3.

The Big Fellow is a thoroughly entertaining and informative read, with tales of daring prison breakouts, assassinations, It is charged with an unassailable admiration for the loyalty, bravery and patriotism of those men and women who dedicated their lives - often literally - to /5.

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Michael Collins & the Irish Revolution. 'A labour of love' was how O'Connor described his portrait of one of Ireland's most charismatic figures. On the opposite side of Collins in the Civil War, O'Connor came to recognize the stature and genius of this' powerhouse of the Revolution'.

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The Big Fellow by Palmer, Frederick and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library. The Big fellow. [Frank O'Connor] -- Ina young man named Michael Collins returned to his native Ireland, after ten years in voluntary exile in London, to join one of the most impassioned and complicated revolutions in history.

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See all. Michael Collins (Irish: Mícheál Ó Coileáin; 16 October – 22 August ) was an Irish revolutionary, soldier, and politician who was a leading figure in the earlyth-century Irish struggle for independence.

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