Dermot McEvoy was born in Dublin in 1950. For 25 years he was an editor/writer for Publishers Weekly magazine.
He is the author of five books including the novels "The 13th Apostle: A Novel of Michael Collins and the Irish Uprising," "Terrible Angel: A Novel of Michael Collins in New York," "Our Lady of Greenwich Village," and two nonfiction works: "Irish Miscellany" and "The Little Book of Irish Wisdom."
He lives in Jersey City, NJ.
Irish American journalist Pete Hamill is remembered fondly by his friend Dermot McEvoy.
Sir Roger Casement was executed at Pentonville Prison in London on August 3, 1916.
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Bet you can’t guess.
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