Book of the Month - Non Fiction : April, 2020
A Coward if I Return, A Hero if I Fall
By Neil Richardson
Ireland’s forgotten Legacy. In 1914-1918, two hundred thousand Irishmen from all religions and backgrounds went to war. At least thirty-five thousand never came home. Those that did were scarred for the rest of their lives. Many of these survivors found themselves abandoned and ostracised by their countrymen their voices seldom heard.This book includes over 300 photographs and items of memorabilia from the lives of these brave men and their families. An important book that opened up the conversation in Ireland about our role in World War I. Updated, and with a new introduction.