Conor Gearty: Northern Ireland
6 September 2001
Show More To Raise up a New Northern Ireland: Articles and Speeches 1998-2000 by David Trimble.
Belfast Press, 166 pp., £5.99, July 2001, 0 9539287 1 3Show More
“... thousand people attending his funeral in Belfast. One week later, Francis Hughes died, and eight more men – Patsy O’Hara, Raymond McCreesh, Joe McDonnell, Martin Hurson, Kevin Lynch, Kieran Doherty, Thomas McElwee and Michael Devine – starved themselves to death in the months that followed. During that summer of 1981, the Northern Ireland crisis came closer than ever before or since to ...”