Phoenix: Policing the Shadows

Author(s): Jack Holland

Other Wars

A controversial insight into the RUC by the widow of anti-terrorist officer Ian Phoenix, who was killed in the chinook crash of 1994 along with 24 other top anti-terrorist intelligence officers. The book is based on Ian's diaries uncovering the workings of covert operations in Northern Ireland.


Product Information

Jack Holland grew up in Belfast, in a mixed religion family. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin and at the University of Essex. Jack Holland's work has appeared in the Spectator, The Sunday Times, the New York Times and the London Irish Post among others.

General Fields

  • : 9780340666357SECA
  • : Hodder & Stoughton General Division
  • : Hodder Paperback
  • : June 1997
  • : 31mm X 179mm X 179mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 363.232092
  • : 304
  • : 16pp b&w photographs
  • : Jack Holland
  • : Paperback