Earl of Mountjoy starts an attack to end the rebellion in Munster (25 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Charles Blount, Earl of Mountjoy, starts a brutal campaign aimed at quashing the rebellion in Munster. Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, finally submits in March 1603.

Citation:
Editors. "Earl of Mountjoy starts an attack to end the rebellion in Munster". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15567, accessed 10 December 2016.]