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Davitt, Michael (1846–1906)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of World History

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199685691
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191765728
Davitt, Michael (1846–1906)

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The son of an Irish farmer who had been evicted from his holding, he opposed the British-imposed land-holding system in Ireland. In ...

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Subjects: World History

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