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The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

R. B. Wernham

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The defeat of the Spanish Armada did not put an end to Spanish sea power, nor to Spain's ambitions in northern Europe. By the mid-1590s, Spain had recovered from the disaster of 1588, and the renewed ... More


Mountjoy in Ireland, 1600

R. B. Wernham

in The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.003.0022
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

England's expenditure for the year ending Michaelmas 1600 rose once again to close on 540,000 pounds. Again, the bulk of it went towards Ireland, but this year at least it was not wasted. There, the ... More


The Essex Rising and the 1601 Parliament

R. B. Wernham

in The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.003.0023
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Queen Elizabeth I and the Privy Council were growing increasingly worried about the disgraced Earl of Essex's intentions and they knew how close Lord Mountjoy's connections with him had been. Towards ... More


Ostend and Kinsale

R. B. Wernham

in The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.003.0024
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

During the first six or seven months of 1601, almost the only cheering news for Elizabeth I and her Privy Council came, most unusually, from Ireland. In Munster by the end of 1600, the Lord ... More


Last Encounters

R. B. Wernham

in The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.003.0025
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Four days after Lord Mountjoy's great victory on Christmas Eve, Sir Francis Vere won another success at Ostend, less decisive and also less honourable. Archduke Albert's siege of Ostend had made ... More


Material Culture and Social Politics, 1964–73

Erika Hanna

in Modern Dublin: Urban Change and the Irish Past, 1957-1973

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680450
eISBN:
9780191760303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680450.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Chapter 6 discusses efforts to preserve the former Gardiner area of the north city. Focusing on the Irish Georgian Society’s campaign in and around Mountjoy Square, and Uinseann MacEoin’s properties ... More


Introduction

Kathy Eden

in Friends Hold All Things in Common: Tradition, Intellectual Property, and the Adages of Erasmus

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087574
eISBN:
9780300133646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087574.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This book begins by presenting Erasmus's response to a request from his friend John Botzheim, then Canon of Constance, to provide a catalogue of his works. In it he recalls among many other things ... More


‘You Will Find They Will Climb Down’: August 1919–June 1920

William Murphy

in Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199569076
eISBN:
9780191747373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199569076.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

During 1919 the Irish revolution moved into a more aggressive, violent phase known as the Irish War of Independence. This was accompanied by an intensification of conflict inside the prisons. This ... More


‘The Tower of Hunger’: August–November 1920

William Murphy

in Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199569076
eISBN:
9780191747373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199569076.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This chapter explores the hunger strikes at Cork and Brixton prisons that resulted in the deaths of Terence MacSwiney, Joseph Murphy, and Michael Fitzgerald in October 1920. The chapter also examines ... More


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