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Catholic Reformation in IrelandThe Mission of Rinuccini 1645-1649$
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Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780198208914

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208914.001.0001

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Resistance to the Ormond Peace

Resistance to the Ormond Peace

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(p.123) CHAPTER FOUR Resistance to the Ormond Peace
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Catholic Reformation in Ireland
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Tadhg Ó hAnnrachÁin

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208914.003.0005

GianBattista Rinuccini's first fourteen months in Ireland, from his arrival in October 1645 to his return to Kilkenny after the failure of the campaign against Dublin in December 1646, witnessed some of the most violent transformations of his turbulent nunciature. The backdrop to the unfolding drama both in Britain and on the continent was similarly eventful. In June 1645 the decisive parliamentary victory at the battle of Naseby irrevocably altered the course of the first English Civil War. By the time the Ormond peace was concluded in Ireland in August 1646, all the major garrisons around the royalist capital had also been taken. Rinuccini's first year in Ireland thus witnessed the effective end of the first civil war in England. Rinuccini's violent opposition to the Ormond peace represented a considerable departure from his earlier resigned attitude.

Keywords:   GianBattista Rinuccini, Ormond peace, Kilkenny, English Civil War, civil war, peace negotiations, Catholics, France, nunciature

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