The Irish won a great victory four centuries ago, but it

Guttman, Jon
August 1998
Military History;Aug98, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p6
Provides information on the Rising of 1798, an ill-fated French attempt to assist the United Irishmen in 1796, and its significance. Involvement of Theobald Wolfe Tone, a Protestant who became a lawyer in 1789, in the French Revolution; Information on the Society of United Irishmen in 1791; Factors that led the society to being outlawed by the British Crown in 1794.


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