Stopping The Rising

By Robin Glendinning.

Dubliner Tom Hennessy, a survivor of the Easter Rising of 1916, is struggling to write a commemorative speech as the current Troubles begin.

He remembers how he and others wanted to stop the rising and how their failure to do so altered the course of history.

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MP19971208

By Robin Glendinning.

Dubliner Tom Hennessy, a survivor of the Easter Rising of 1916, is struggling to write a commemorative speech as the current Troubles begin.

He remembers how he and others wanted to stop the rising and how their failure to do so altered the course of history.

MP19971208

By Robin Glendinning.

Dubliner Tom Hennessy, a survivor of the Easter Rising of 1916, is struggling to write a commemorative speech as the current Troubles begin.

He remembers how he and others wanted to stop the rising and how their failure to do so altered the course of history.