A Movement for Civil Rights Underpinned Republicanism in Northern Ireland

Review of Daniel Finn, One Man’s Terrorist: A Political History of the IRA (Verso, 2019).


There currently exists a wide range of literature published about the Provisional Irish Republican Army (PIRA) — not all of it of high quality. What sets Daniel Finn’s One Man’s Terrorist apart from others in the field is its combination of a rigorous — and very readable — assessment of the changing...