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INVASION of Ireland by Henry II. Vol. I. p. 11
Henry acknowledged lord of that country - 24
John, Henry's son, made governor of Ireland
Miserable state of Ireland during 400 years
Accession of Henry VIII. - - - 40
Henry assumes the title of King of Ireland - 45
Introduces the reformed religion ..
Accession of Edward VI. -
Progress of the Reformation during his reign
Accession of Mary
Persecution of the Protestants
Opposition to her government
Accession of Elizabeth -
First rebellion against the English government
Total suppression of the retellion -
Accession of James I. -
New settlement of Ireland -
First national parliament assembled
Accession of Charles I.
People of Ireland treated as slaves -
Dangerous conspiracy
Formidable rebellion in Ulster
Mntual barbarity of rebels and royalists
Bloody decree of the parliament .
Accession of Charles II. -

113 Oliver Cromwell lands in Ireland with an army 118 Infernal cruelty of his conduct

120 Vol. I.

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