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Ireland's holy wars : the struggle for a nation's soul, 1500-2000

Author: Marcus Tanner
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tanner traces the creation of a modern Irish national identity through the popular resistance to imposed Protestantism and the common defense of Catholicism by the Gaelic Irish and the Old English of the Pale. 36 illustrations.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Tanner
ISBN: 0300090722 9780300090727
OCLC Number: 47356473
Description: x, 498 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: If Stones Could Speake --
Ch. 1. The Hart of the English Pale --
Ch. 2. It is Necessary that we Eradicate Them --
Ch. 3. Myn Auctoritie is Litle Regarded --
Ch. 4. The Kings Most Godlie Procedings --
Ch. 5. The Devil's Service --
Ch. 6. Seminaries beyond the Seas --
Ch. 7. The Scum of Both Nations --
Ch. 8. Such Dangerous Persons --
Ch. 9. Furious Demagogues of Rebellion --
Ch. 10. The Crash of a Great Building --
Ch. 11. The Agitating Priest --
Ch. 12. Flags Flying and Drums Beating --
Ch. 13. Soutaned Bullies of the Lord --
Ch. 14. A Tendency towards Defeatism --
Ch. 15. Most Fruitful of Mothers --
Ch. 16. Till Boyne Rivers Run Red --
Ch. 17. I Never Asked for a Pedestal --
Ch. 18. A Family Quarrel.
Responsibility: Marcus Tanner.

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