Stakeknife: Britain's Secret Agents in Ireland

History , European History, Irish History
Paperback Published on: 18/02/2004
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An explosive exposé of how British military intelligence really works, from the inside. The stories of two undercover agents -- Brian Nelson, who worked for the Force Research Unit (FRU), aiding loyalist terrorists and murderers in their bloody work; and the man known as Stakeknife, deputy head of the IRA's infamous ‘Nutting Squad', the internal security force which tortured and killed suspected informers.

  • Publisher: O'Brien Press Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780862788438
  • Number of pages: 280
  • Weight: 217g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 130 x 18 mm

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I did enjoy reading this book although unsurprisingly given the subject matter I did have to keep flicking back and fore to keep up. It is a detailed and t... READ MORE