Drogheda is stormed and massacred (19 words)

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Context

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Oliver Cromwell sacks the Irish town of Drogheda, at the outset of his conquest of Ireland from the Royalists.

Citation:
Editors. "Drogheda is stormed and massacred". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2385, accessed 10 December 2016.]


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  1. English Civil War