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Ireland’s Wars: Whiteboys And Hearts Of Oak

While the Wild Geese were tramping up and down European battlefields, and Irish regiments in the British Army were going as far afield as the North American colonies, life continued in Ireland, where the Protestant Ascendency, thanks to the Penal … Continue reading

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