Reshaping Ireland, 1550–1700

Colonization and its consequences


Brian Mac Cuarta, editor

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ISBN: 978-1-84682-272-8
April 2011. 380pp; colour ills.

From policy to power: the evolution of Tudor reform strategies in sixteenth-century Ireland
Ciaran Brady

A soldier’s prescription for the governance of Ireland, 1599–1601: Captain Thomas Lee and his tracts
John McGurk

Representing colonial landscapes: early English maps of Ulster and Virginia, 1580–1612
Annaleigh Margey

Lord Audley’s grandiose building schemes in the Ulster plantation
Rolf Loeber and Terence Reeves-Smyth

‘Sword’ and ‘word’ in the 1610s: Matthew De Renzy and Irish reform
Brian Mac Cuarta

‘Making Ireland English’: the early seventeenth-century Irish peerage
Jane Ohlmeyer

Scandal, Wentworth’s deputyship and the breakdown of Stuart honour politics
Brendan Kane

Loss and gain: attitudes towards the English language in early modern Ireland
Bernadette Cunningham

Old English views of Gaelic Irish history and the emergence of an Irish Catholic nation, c.1569–1640
David Finnegan

‘For our owne defence’: Catholic insurrection in Wexford, 1641–2
Jason McHugh

The commission for the despoiled subject, 1641–7
Aidan Clarke

‘The fatal ingredient of the covenant’: the place of the Ulster Scottish colonial community during the 1640s
Kevin Forkan

Past but still present: Edmund Borlase, Richard Parr and the reshaping of Irish history for English audiences in the 1680s
Alan Ford

The impact of the battle of Aughrim (1691) on the Irish Catholic elite
Pádraig Lenihan

Sir Richard Bellings, a Catholic courtier and diplomat from seventeenth-century Ireland
Toby Barnard

Atlantic horizons
J.H. Elliott

Select bibliography of the writings of Nicolas Canny to 2009
Marie Boran