One evening in December 1972, Jean McConville, a widowed
mother of ten, was abducted from her home in Belfast and never
seen alive again. Her disappearance would haunt her orphaned
children, the perpetrators of this terrible crime, and a whole
society in Northern Ireland for decades.
In this powerful, scrupulously-reported book, Patrick Radden
Keefe offers not just a forensic account of a brutal crime but a
vivid portrait of the... more...