Theobald Wolfe Tone (1763–98), A Life

Theobald Wolfe Tone (1763–98), A Life

The definitive short biography of Theobald Wolfe Tone (1763–98), the founding father of Irish republicanism

Originally published in 1981 as part of the groundbreaking Gill’s Irish Lives series, Theobald Wolfe Tone (1763–98), A Life remains the most concise, accessible and authoritative introduction to one of Irish history’s most seminal figures.

Theobald Wolfe Tone, founder of the United Irishmen, revolutionary philosopher, nationalist martyr and, above all,… (more)