Editors. "Terrorist massacre of Irish family at Maamtrasna". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18863, accessed 04 December 2016.]
Terrorist massacre of Irish family at Maamtrasna (33 words)
Historical Context Note
An Irish family, in the service of the Marquess of Clanricarde, is murdered on their way to mass by the 'Invincibles', a secret Irish terrorist society, but no-one is ever brought to trial.18863 Terrorist massacre of Irish family at Maamtrasna 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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