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Ireland in Crisis: War, Politics and Religion, 1641-50

Patrick Little


This volume presents cutting-edge research on one of the most controversial periods in Irish history. The essays re-examine key aspects of the decade, including the problem of allegiance and loyalty and the role of central institutions, notably the Irish Parliament and the Church of Ireland. It also provides new perspectives on the nature of alternatives sources of authority, such as the Confederation of Kilkenny, the Roman Catholic Church and the English Parliament. The focus on government is balanced by important new research on popular politics and on regional history, with essays highlight ... More

Keywords: Ireland, Rebellion, Confederate, Ormond, Cromwell

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Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781526126702
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.7765/9781526126719


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Patrick Little, editor
History of Parliament Trust

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