Download e-book for iPad: Against the Tide: The widely acclaimed autobiography by Noël Browne

By Noël Browne

ISBN-10: 0717142957

ISBN-13: 9780717142958

'Against the Tide' is a narrative instructed with honesty and nice emotion; the narrative of a lifestyles during which tragedy and success succeeded one another with bewildering pace. After education as a physician, Noël Browne skilled initially hand the devastating ravages of tuberculosis either in my view and professionally. interested in politics, he was once appointed Minister for health and wellbeing on his first day within the Dáil on the age of thirty 3. His single-minded crusade for reform of the healthiness procedure encountered the strenuous competition of either the Catholic Church and the scientific institution. deserted by way of his celebration colleagues, he launched into a stormy political occupation over the subsequent thirty years. He used to be idolised through his supporters; demonised via those that antagonistic him. 'Against the Tide' used to be an speedy bestseller on its e-book in 1986. It has develop into a vintage political memoir - subjective, passionate, arguable and wonderfully written.

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