A Popular History of Ireland, Book 07

Thomas D'Arcy MCGEE (1825 - 1868)

Thomas D'Arcy McGee was an Irish refugee and a father of the Canadian confederation. His work on Irish history is comprehensive, encompassing twelve books; Book 7 subtitled “Unionized Crowns of England and Ireland”, addresses the Tudor period, particularly the actions of Woolsey and Henry VIII, before the Reformation, in 1541. (Summary by Sibella Denton)

Genre(s): Middle Ages/Middle History, Early Modern

Language: English

Group: McGee- Popular History of Ireland - books 1-12

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01 - Irish Policy of Henry VIII During the Lifetime of Cardinal Wolsey Sibella Denton
00:10:15
Play 02 02 - The Insurrection of Silken Thomas ... Administration of Lord Leonard Grey Sibella Denton
00:11:17
Play 03 03 - Sir Anthony St Leger ... Henry VIII Proclaimed at London and Dublin Sibella Denton
00:23:25
Play 04 04 - Adhesion of O'Neil, O'Donnell, and O'Brien ... Retrospect Sibella Denton
00:20:20