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Published: 19 April 2022

336 Pages | numerous black and white images, tables, and maps


ISBN: 9780192849625

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Shadow of a Taxman

Who Funded the Irish Revolution?

R. J. C. Adams

Oxford Historical Monographs

  • Provides a comprehensive study of the funding of the republican government in the Irish War of Independence
  • Reveals for the first time the identities of the ordinary men and women who supported Irish independence on the eve of its realisation
  • Highlights the indispensable role of the diaspora in determining the outcome of the Irish War of Independence, particularly the diaspora in America