Modern Prince: Charles J.Haughey and the Quest for Power

Author Justin O'Brien
Condition Good
Cover Type Hardback

“From vilified government minister to leader of the Republic of Ireland, Charles J. Haughey’s controversial rise to power offers insight into modern Irish history, party politics, and the notorious arms trial. This biography describes the Machiavellian posture of Haughey’s politics and examines his life through the eyes of his colleagues and opponents, including his personal aides and other prominent Irish leaders. Special attention is given to the Fianna Fßil party and its role in Haughey’s political comeback.”