This is an account of how an angry young man can cross the line that divides theoretical support for violence from a state of ‘killing rage’, in which the murder of . EAMON COLLINS, who met a violent death on a road at Newry, Co In the book Killing Rage, Mr Collins described in detail how he. Police at the scene of Eamon Collins’ murder Collins detailed his life in the IRA in the critically acclaimed book Killing Rage, which explained.
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Over people have died in Northern Ireland sinceand most of them have died at the hands of their My library Help Advanced Book Search. Eamon CollinsMick McGovern. Granta Books- History – pages. This is an account of how an angry young man can cross the line that divides theoretical support for violence from a state of ‘killing rage’, in which the murder of neighbour becomes thinkable. Over people have died in Northern Ireland sinceand most of them have died at the hands of their neighbours.
The intimacy of the Ulster conflict, what it means to carry out a political murder when in all probability the victim is personally known, or lives in a nearby street, is described accurately by an honest participant.
The book does not attempt to soften the impact of the events it describes through euphemism or rhetoric. It is a truthful picture of the brutality and waste caused by the IRA’s unwinnable campaign, and of its human consequences. It is also a self-portrait of the despair and disintegration, the hardening to conscience and grief, that accompany political violence. Selected pages Title Page. The Killing of Ivan Toombs.
More British than Irish. Moving Towards the Provos. An Apprenticeship in Violence.
End of a Fairy Tale. The Armalite and the Ballot Box. The Sickly Smell of Success. Talking to the Enemy.
A Sort of Republican. Rwge Justice and Ours. Killing Rage Eamon Collins Snippet view – Killing Rage Eamon Collins No preview available – His family had lived for generations in the Camlough area, near Newry, Co. Following the publication of the book, and while continuing to live in a nationalist area of Newry, Eamon Collins spoke out on paramilitary violence and the fragile peace in the North of Ireland.
In the early hours of January 27,while taking his dogs for a walk, he was murdered near his home.