In 1911, the Irish Republican Brotherhood’s Irish Freedom newspaper featured an article on the training practices for young recruits used in the Japanese army. The methods used by the Japanese military, … 1,402 more words
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BOOK REVIEW by Robert Butler
Rόisín Ní Ghairbhí, 16 Lives Willie Pearse, The O’Brien Press, Dublin, 2015
RRP: €12.99; epub €10.99.
In the early hours of 4 May 1916, Willie Pearse and three of his colleagues were executed by firing squad for their part in the Easter Rising. 892 more words