Summary Justice: Targeted Killings during the Irish Insurgency 1919-21
Summary Justice: Targeted Killings during the Irish Insurgency 1919-21 – takes an in-depth look at some of those killings and the groups and individuals who carried them out. The book details the planning and the execution behind many of these operations, naming some who were involved, as well as questioning their motives.
The aftermath is also examined, as to what happened to those who orchestrated and carried out these killings and the legacy that their actions have left in Ireland.
On opening this book, the reader will experience a brutal side of warfare, that is often overlooked and ignored, one that will bring them to question what happened during this turbulent period in our nation’s history and if the final cost was worth the killings and the sacrifice of those who did the killing.