I am so at home in Dublin, more than any other city, that I feel it has always been familiar to me. It took me years to see through its soft charm to its bitter prickly kernel - which I quite like too.

Martin Mansergh

Blackening Casement

British intelligence and the making of the ‘black diaries’ of Roger Casement

On the Brink

Breaking away from the empire: the dilemma of the 1921 Treaty negotiators