Wounds: A Memoir of War and Love

Wounds: A Memoir of War and Love

by Fergal Keane


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780008189259
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Publication date: 09/26/2017
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 861,413
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

Fergal Keane OBE was born in London and educated in Ireland. He is one of the BBC's most distinguished correspondents, having worked for the corporation in Northern Ireland, South Africa, Asia and the Balkans. He has been awarded a BAFTA and has been named reporter of the year on television and radio, winning honours from the Royal Television Society and the Sony Radio Awards. He has also been named Reporter of the Year in the Amnesty International Press Awards and won the James Cameron Prize and the Edward R. Murrow Award from the US Overseas Press Association.

Table of Contents

Prologue: We Killed All Mankind 1

1 The Night Sweats with Terror 23

2 The Ground Beneath Their Feet 41

3 My Dark Fathers 57

4 Revolution 77

5 Tans 105

6 The Abode of Wolves 116

7 Sunshine Elsewhere 128

8 Assassins 142

9 Between Gutter and Cart 161

10 Executions 185

11 The Republic Bold 197

12 The War of the Brothers 216

13 A New Ireland 246

14 Inheritance 269

15 Afterwards 279

Acknowledgements 301

A Short Note on Sources 303

Noters 307

Chronology of Major Events 325

Glossary 329

Select Bibliography 333

Illustration Credits 337

Index 339

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