Sunday 23 July 2017

A proud and fearlessly fair scholar who produced masterpieces of history

Professor Ronan Fanning. Photo: Mark Condren
Professor Ronan Fanning. Photo: Mark Condren

Maurice Manning

Professor Ronan Fanning was first and foremost a scholar, but a scholar who believed in sharing his scholarship widely.

He did this through his teaching and public lectures, his books and his contributions to journalism.

Ronan was one of the foremost historians of his generation.

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