Editors. "Fenian attack on Quebec fails". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18567, accessed 05 December 2016.]
Fenian attack on Quebec fails (29 words)
Historical Context Note
Members of the Fenian brotherhood launch a raid from Vermont, USA, into British-governed Canadian territory, in an attempt to put pressure on the British over their rule of Ireland.18567 Fenian attack on Quebec fails 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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