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10 thoughts on “Mick The Real Michael Collins

  1. says:

    Michael Collins has become a mythological figure He rose to prominence was among the leading cadre of politicians that established an independent Irish Republic in the twentieth century To be sure there are facts but those facts are often obscured by the hagiographical biographies that have been written since his death With a noble purpose i

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    Those interested in a purely stoical and factual approach to the subject of Michael Collins' legacy in the IRBIRA are strongly cautioned to read the introduction to this book in the store before purchasing itWhat is evident from the very outset

  3. says:

    A new critical biography of Michael Collins is long overdue This isn't it This is one of the most poorly written books I have read in a long time It is laden with innuendo and speculation In a typical passage Hart proceeds

  4. says:

    The story of Michael Collins in Irish history is replete with hagiography and embellishment He is cast as an iconic figure with few if any faults Peter Hart's biography puts paid to that view Hart takes the reader from Collins youth through his death examining each era in his life defined by the significant shifts in his activities The author goes in depth than most Collins' biographers; however he also interjects his own conclu

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  6. says:

    A solid account of a figure shrouded in mystiue myth and legend especially for someone like myself living in th

  7. says:

    I finally finished Mick The Real Michael Collins by Peter Hart which I began almost exactly one year ago My attraction to this book was my obvious admiration of Collins and the opportunity to read a new biography there have been many before Although I was excited I was also wary because this book was supposed to take a not very f

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    I appreciate this book for its research Two issues I have are both with Hart First it appears to be his intent to reduce Collins' position in history by using factual research then injecting uestion into situations alluded to by the 'evidence' This served to cheapen the discussion by saying things along the lines of 'could he have been gay? He spent a lot of time with men you draw your own conclusion' I don't

  9. says:

    This being the first Michael Collins biography that I have read I cannot attest to its superiority over its predecessors but I can say that this is one well written and thorough look at the life and actions of Michael CollinsThe author attempt

  10. says:

    The book doesn't grab me It makes assumptions that I know a heap of Irish history' the author makes historical references that he assumes are general knowledge It also wasn't moving fast enough for me to keep it up The book cover is great but it needs to move faster

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Y and run the first independent government in Ireland Peter Hart’s groundbreaking biography restores humanity to this mythical figure Drawing on previously unknown sources delving into Collins’s pre Mick The MOBI #224 revolutionar. There are few people in modern Irish history who loom larger than Michael Collins The Big Fellow who than any other individua

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Mick The Real Michael Collins

Few leaders in history have been as mythologized Real Michael PDFEPUB #191 as Michael Collins Before his death at he had fought in the Easter Rising organized the IRA and out spied British intelligence negotiated the Anglo Irish Treat. Those interested in a purely stoical and factual approach to the subject of Michael Collins legacy in the IRBIRA are strongly

Characters ½ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Peter Hart

Y past and assessing the methods and the costs of his rise to power Mick reveals a man of often ruthless ambition politician than soldier whose friendships went no farther than his interests A work as thrilling as it is authoritative.. This being the first Michael Collins biography that I have read I cannot attest to its superiority over its predecessors but I