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Mac·Bride

 (mĭk-brīd′), Sean 1904-1988.
Irish politician who supported independence from Great Britain, served as Ireland's foreign minister (1948-1951), and played a prominent role in many human rights organizations. He shared the 1974 Nobel Peace Prize.

MacBride

(məkˈbraɪd)
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(Biography) Sean (ʃɔːn). 1904–88, Irish statesman; minister for external affairs (1948–51); chairman of Amnesty International (1961–75); Nobel Peace Prize 1974; UN commissioner for Namibia (1974–76)
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One of us should go to the door and one to each window; Macbride here has a ladder for the upper window."
Morton moved toward the window immediately in front of them, where the hidden outlaw had just snuffed the candle; Nolan, a little farther westward to the next window; while Wilson, followed by Macbride with the ladder, went round to the two windows at the back.
The other two officers were not dead or mortally wounded, but Macbride lay with a broken leg and his ladder on top of him, evidently thrown down from the top window of the tower; while Wilson lay on his face, quite still as if stunned, with his red head among the gray and silver of the sea holly.
The last I saw of them, on a recent visit to the north, was at a dinner-party in the house of my old friend Gellatly Macbride; and after we had, in classic phrase, 'rejoined the ladies,' I had an opportunity to overhear Flora conversing with another married woman on the much canvassed matter of a husband's tobacco.
April 18, 1.30pm - Stuart MacBride, Neil Broadfoot and Malcolm Mackay: Crime and the City.
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He asked a number of conditions be imposed on Good, to which Judge Sean MacBride agreed.
PAPERBACKS 1 Room, Emma Donoghue 2 One Day, David Nicholls 3 The Long Song, Andrea Levy 4 A Week In December, Sebastian Faulks 5 The Postmistress, Sarah Blake 6 Trespass, Rose Tremain 7 Sister, Rosamund Lupton 8 The Snowman, Jo Nesbo 9 The Killing Place, Tess Gerritsen 10 Have You Seen Her?, Karen Rose HARDBACKS 1 House Of Night, PC Cast and Kristin Cast 2 Jamie's 30 Minute Meals, Jamie Oliver 3 Shatter The Bones, Stuart MacBride 4 Calm Down Boris, Sam Lloyd 5 The Fry Chronicles, Stephen Fry 6 Life, Keith Richards 7 You Belong To Me, Karen Rose 8 The Ugly Truth: Diary Of A Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney 9 Life And Laughing: My Story, Michael McIntyre 10 Dog Days: Diary Of A Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney
The 18-year-olds from Carrickmacross, Thomas Brady, of Bothar na Gaoithe; Thomas McGee, of Rockdaniel Road; and Daniel Murnaghan of Magheraboy Road; appeared before Judge Sean MacBride at Carrickmacross District Court.
Ian Rankin based his hero in Edinburgh, but Stuart MacBride takes his readers all the way to the Granite City - Aberdeen.
Stephen MacBride, defending, said his client's behaviour was "unacceptable".
In a new poll by WH Smith, Peter James, pictured below, was declared Best Crime Author of All Time, with Val McDermid, Ian Rankin and Stuart MacBride also making the top 20.