Tag Archives: o’donovan rossa

Ireland’s Wars: On The Road To 1916

So. The Irish revolutionary period. It is fair to say that the years between 1913 and 1923 are the most famous, well-written about and analysed portions of Irish history, most especially the iconic year of 1916. I cannot claim to … Continue reading

Posted in History, Ireland, Ireland's Wars, War | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Ireland’s Wars: The Dynamite Campaign

While the Fenian Brotherhood in American was on its last legs, Clan na Gael and other, slightly less outwardly violent, organisations were active and planning for resistance to British rule in Ireland. One of the men at the heart of … Continue reading

Posted in History, Ireland, Ireland's Wars, War | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments