Editors. "Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, leads a rising in Ulster". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, leads a rising in Ulster (39 words)
Historical Context Note
In Ireland, a rising breaks out in Ulster against Elizabeth I. This is led by Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, in alliance with Hugh O'Donnell, Earl of Tyrconell. These Catholic rebels appeal to Philip II of Spain for support.15474 Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, leads a rising in Ulster 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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