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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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Intellectual Founders of the Republic

Martin Simpson.

in French History

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History. 0 words.

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Twenty years on: a view of the society for the study of French History from its co-founders

Richard Bonney.

in French History

June 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History. 2731 words.

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Taming Democracy: ‘The People’, the Founders, and the Troubled Ending of the American Revolution

C. Nicolson.

in The English Historical Review

April 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 822 words.

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Intellectual Founders of the Republic: Five Studies in Nineteenth-Century Political Thought

Pamela Pilbeam.

in The English Historical Review

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 0 words.

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The Heart of the Declaration: The Founders’ Case for an Activist Government, by Steve Pincus

P J Marshall.

in The English Historical Review

October 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History; British History; European History; International History. 1062 words.

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Red Hugh O'Donnell and the Nine Years WarSir Henry Docwra, 1564–1631: Derry's Second Founder

Hiram Morgan.

in The English Historical Review

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 1118 words.

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Robert Lindsay Crawford

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1868–1945),

radical Protestant journalist and politician. Crawford was a product of the popular evangelical subculture of late Victorian Ireland. He was a co‐founder and...

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Boyle

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

One of the most important political dynasties of the 17th and 18th centuries. The founder of the family's fortune was Richard Boyle, 1st earl of Cork, whose material success and ...

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Burke de Burgh

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

The founder of this family in Ireland was William de Burgh (d. 1205), a brother to Hubert de Burgh, earl of Kent, who received lands in southern Tipperary from Prince ...

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Theobald Walter

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(d. 1205),

founder of the Butler family in Ireland, who derived their name from Theobald's honorific office of butler in the household of John, lord of Ireland, later king of ...

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Irish Historical Studies

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1938– ),

the leading Irish historical periodical, published jointly by the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies and the Irish Historical Society. Its founders were T. W....

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Sunningdale agreement

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

An agreement negotiated on 9 December 1973 by the British and Irish governments and representatives of Northern Irish political parties following the suspension of the Stormont parliament...

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Archibald Hamilton Rowan

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1751–1834), United Irishman. A member of the Volunteer Convention of 1784 and a founder member of the northern Whig club in 1790, he joined the society of United Irishmen in 1791....

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Richard Woodward

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1726–94), Church of Ireland bishop of Cloyne from 1781 to his death. The Poor Relief Act of 1772 owed much to Woodward's pamphlet on the subject, and he was a founder of the house of...

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John Walker

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1768–1833), the founder of the Church of God (Walkerites). Walker was born in Roscommon, the son of a Church of Ireland clergyman. He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin, in 1790, was...

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Frank Aiken

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1898–1983). An IRA commander during the Anglo-Irish War, Aiken was one of the more politically minded opponents of the Anglo-Irish treaty. After succeeding Liam Lynch as IRA chief of staff...

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Revd B. W. Mathias

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1772–1841), a leading figure in the evangelical movement in the Church of Ireland. Though for a time prevented by episcopal inhibition from preaching elsewhere in the diocese, he drew...

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Frederick Lucas

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1812–55), an English convert to Catholicism and founder of the Catholic periodical the Tablet (1840), whose offices he transferred from London to Dublin in 1850. He was one of the leaders...

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Catherine McAuley

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1778–1841), founder of the Sisters of Mercy, one of the two largest and most widely distributed orders of nuns in Ireland. Born in Dublin into a mixed Catholic/Protestant background, she...

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(Samuel)Louis Crommelin

Overview page. Subjects: European History.

(1652–1727). A prominent member of the colony of Huguenot refugees at Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Crommellin was commissioned by government to form a royal corporation for the manufacture of...

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