Bottle Riots in Dublin

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Historical Context Note

In Dublin, Orangemen rise up in what becomes known as the 'Bottle Riots'. A violent wing of the Irish Protestant movement attacks the Viceroy of Ireland.
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Citation:
Editors. "Bottle Riots in Dublin". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17833, accessed 24 November 2014.]