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New Foundations: Ireland 1660-1800 (Helicon History of Ireland)

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The cataclysmic events that changed Ireland in the century before 1660 led to the emergence of a new social order, dominated by a fairly homogenous ruling class of Anglican gentry. This group went on to achieve a remarkable economic and political ascendancy over rival social and religious groups until the last quarter of the eighteenth century. New Foundations is a ...more
Paperback, 2nd revised and enlarged, 248 pages
Published February 14th 2000 by Irish Academic Press (first published November 1987)
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