The Scrap, Paperback Book

The Scrap Paperback

Share

Description

In the last hours of the 1916 Easter Rising, 20-year old Charlie Saurin came face to face with his Commander-in-Chief, Patrick Pearse.

In a final gamble, Pearse had a desperate plan to save the collapsing rebellion. It required the sacrifice of Saurin and his comrades. The Scrap is the true story of the rising, from first-hand evidence, as seen by one rebel unit - F Company, 2nd Battalion - following them from the first skirmish in Fairview to the inferno of the GPO. Told in the context of some of the major events of that week, the story of F Company brings alive the excitement, the humour, the horror and the contradictions of that decisive moment in the creation of the Irish state.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ireland Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781781620359

£12.99

£9.99

Free delivery within the UK
Free
Standard Delivery
Within the UK

Also by Gene Kerrigan   |  View all

£7.99

£6.57

Available with free
standard delivery

£8.99

£7.09

Available with free
standard delivery

£7.99

£7.41

Available with free
standard delivery