Irish Rebellion: Confederation of Kilkenny (22 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Beginning in Ulster Irish Catholics rebelled against Protestant settlers and forced them away from their homes; the rebellion escalated into full-scale war.

Citation:
Editors. "Irish Rebellion: Confederation of Kilkenny". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=572, accessed 10 December 2016.]