The journalist who fought to save lots of Dublin tells his personal extraordinary story.
In his decades-long occupation on the Irish Times, Frank McDonald turned uniquely cherished and influential for his tireless campaigning on behalf of Dublin's equipped surroundings. He was once, in the meantime, dwelling a remarkably assorted and engaging lifestyles. In The Distractions of Dublin, McDonald tells the tales in the back of his public advocacy for a extra appealing and humane urban, and of his battles (and lunches) with politicians and builders. And he additionally tells a extra intimate tale of starting to be up homosexual in Dublin at a time whilst homosexuality was once completely hidden, and of the way he got here to phrases with it. Passionate, indiscreet and heavily interesting, The Distractions of Dublin is an quick vintage of journalistic memoir.
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