Hailed as the new O'Casey by Irish critics in 1958, Behan is now often portrayed as the archetypal Irishman and spectacular drunk. Behind the myth lies the more compelling story of a writer who was never able to fully harness his larger-than-life personality and talent.

Brendan Behan: A Life 2001, Roberts Rinehart Publishers

ISBN-13: 9781568331874

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Brendan Behan: A Life 1999, Roberts Rinehart Publishers, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781570982743

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Brendan Behan: A Life 1997, Blackwater Press

ISBN-13: 9780861216987

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