Hope and History


The unique inside story, revealing the truth behind the headlines of how the peace process was begun and how it was brought to fruition. Gerry Adams has brought his revolutionary movement on an extraordinary journey from armed insurrection to active participation in government. An author as well as an activist, he brings a vivid sense of immediacy and a writer's understanding of narrative to this story of the triumph of hope in what was long considered an intractable bloody conflict. He conveys the tensions of the peace process, the sense of teetering on the brink, and he has a sharp eye and acute ear for the more humorous foibles of political allies and enemies alike. Both a personal and a political narrative, read more

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ISBN:

9781740661201

Format:

Hardback

Dimensions:

24cm x 16cm

RRP:

$45.00

Category:

Biography and Memoir , Art and Photography

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 October 2003

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Gerry Adams