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History of Ireland

O"Grady, Standish

History of Ireland

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Published by Academica Press in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Standish O"Grady ; edited by Donald McNamara.
      SeriesIrish research series ;, 35
      ContributionsMcNamara, Donald, 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA910 .O44 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3557166M
      ISBN 101930901542, 1930901755
      LC Control Number2002015841

      The History of Ireland book of Commons passed this one but the House of Lords rejected it. In Ulsterthere were repeated outbreaks of sectarian violence, such as the riot at Dolly's Braebetween Catholics and the nascent Orange Order. The United Irishmen were regarded as a dangerous organization and were suppressed. Shortly afterward the Black and Tans burned part of Cork city center. Synge's play The Playboy of the Western World was marked by rioting at performances. Methods used by the secret societies included the killing or maiming of livestock, tearing down of enclosure fences and occasionally violence against landlords, bailiffs and the militia.

      Other, non-political poetry could be quite sexually explicit, for example the poem Cuirt an Mean Oiche the Midnight Court. From Catholics favoured reform of the existing state in Ireland. However, he eventually returned to Ireland and he was a missionary to until his death in Private charities also struggled to cope with the calamity. While O'Connell failed to gain repeal of the Union, his efforts led to reforms in matters such as local government and the Poor Laws.

      The Wind That Shakes the Barley However, divisions between the Anglo-Irish and the native Irish weakened the rebellion. MacMurrough enlisted the support of a man named Richard FitzGilbert de Clare better known as Strongbow to help him regain his kingdom. Power was held by a small group of Anglo-Irish families, who followed the Anglican Church of Ireland. Byfor the first time in perhaps two millennia, Irish was no longer the majority language in Ireland, and continued to decline in importance. Irish monks also kept alive Greek-Roman learning during the Dark Ages.


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