Welcome / Fáilte

Tim Pat Coogan

Tim Pat Coogan is Ireland's best known historical writer. His books include the pioneering study Ireland Since The Rising and best-selling biographies of Michael Collins and Eamon De Valera.

Get Tim Pat's perspective on Irish history and politics by checking out his Blog and archived articles and interviews.

'The IRA'  by Tim Pat Coogan 'On The Blanket - The Inside Story of the IRA prisoners 'dirty' protest' by Tim Pat Coogan 'Michael Collins: a biography' by Tim Pat Coogan 'De Valera: Long Fellow, Long Shadow' by Tim Pat Coogan 'The Troubles: Ireland's Ordeal 1966-1996 and the Search for Peace' by Tim Pat Coogan 'Wherever Green Is Worn: The Story of the Irish Diaspora' by Tim Pat Coogan 'The Famine Plot' by Tim Pat Coogan '1916: The Easter Rising'  by Tim Pat Coogan 'Ireland in the 20th Century'  by Tim Pat Coogan


Tim Pat Coogan's The Twelve Apostles was published in October 2016

Twelve Apostles cover

Ireland, 1919: Michael Collins, intelligence chief of the Irish Republican Army, creates an elite squad whose role is to assassinate British agents and undercover police. This book tells the story of the so-called 'Twelve Apostles'.
» More

Read Tim Pat Coogan's Blog