TITLE

Robert Emmet's attempt to lead an Irish rising was a failure, but his last words made him immortal

AUTHOR(S)
Holden, Dan
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Military History;Oct2003, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to Robert Emmet, a leader in the Irish republican uprising in 1803. Personal background; Preparations for the French-aided uprising in the summer of 1803; Factors that contributed to the failure of the uprising.
ACCESSION #
10546062

 

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