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Ireland’s Wars: The Expedition d’Irlande

The old dream of invading the British Isles was very much alive in French hearts when Wolfe Tone arrived in Paris. The Revolutionary Armies had gained some success, beating back numerous assaults and winning peace with many enemies by 1795. … Continue reading

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