New book charts Kerry’s role in the 1916 Rising

1916 Rising cover bookA new book is to be published detailing Kerry’s pivotal role in the 1916 Rising. It tells the story of the critical roles played by Kerry men and women during the Rising and how key incidents in Kerry impacted on events in Dublin. “Kerry 1916: Histories and Legacies of the Easter Rising – A Centenary Record” , edited by Bridget McAuliffe, Dr Mary McAuliffe and Owen O’Shea, will be launched at the Rose Hotel in Tralee, this Friday night at 8pm.