The Donnellys Must Die

The Donnellys Must Die

by Orlo Miller


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470840559
Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/27/2006
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.59(d)

About the Author

Orlo Miller was born in London, Ontario, and during his lifetime he was considered to be one of the foremost experts on the Donnellys. He was an ordained Anglican minister, and aside from devotionals he devoted his time to writing for newspapers, magazines, the stage, radio and film. In addition to this book, he wrote a fictionalized account of the Donnellys called Death to the Donnellys. He died in 1993.

Table of Contents


Photographs of the Place and Time.

I Murder.

II More Murder.

III The Witness.

IV Bloody Tipperary.

V Green Wounds.

VI Death’s Shadow at the Door.

VII The Blooding of Farrell.

VIII "The Reproach of the Counties".

IX The Fugitive.

X Entr'acte.

XI Uneasy Peace.

XII Mistaken Identity.

XIII Maggie Thompson.

XIV The Failure of Lochinvar.

XV Assault and Arson.

XVI The Vigilantes.

XVII "Poor Jimmy Howe".

XVIII Reign of Terror—Fire.

XIX Strychnine for Breakfast.

XX "I'll Tell Ye of a Plot ..."

XXI Politics, Beaks, and Bobbies.

XXII Enter Father Connolly.

XXIII "Boney over the Alps".

XXIV "A Deacent Man".

XXV The Last Night.

XXVI A Night's Work.

XXVII Ashes to Ashes.

XXVIII Suspects and Blackfeet.

XXIX The Trials.

XXX Thirty Pieces of Silver.

XXXI The End of It All.

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