These true stories drawn from historical sources and local reminiscences, have been brought together and retold by Eamonn Henry.This collection is a heady mix of tragic, funny, passionate and moving stories.
Included here are tales of well-known events such as the Night of the Big Wind and the Flight of the Wild Geese as well as less well-known occurrences such as the Doolough Tragedy and the Lough Mask Murders and recalls local characters such as confidence trickster Old Neddy and the universally reviled Shaun na Soggarth.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages, 25 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 02/04/2018
- Category: Local history
- ISBN: 9780750986922