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  • Published 2004

The duke of Ormond, the Popish Plot, and the Exclusion Crisis, 1677-82.

@inproceedings{Doyle2004TheDO,
  title={The duke of Ormond, the Popish Plot, and the Exclusion Crisis, 1677-82.},
  author={Thomas W. Doyle},
  year={2004}
}
This thesis is concerned with rectifying a largely unexplored aspect of Restoration Ireland— that of how politics conducted between all three Stuart kingdoms was seen from the perspective of, and impacted upon, the Irish government. It accomplishes this in three ways: first by using the discovery of several Catholic plots and the resultant political instability in England and Scotland to expose the tensions inherent in the duke of Ormond’ s position as lord lieutenant of Ireland; second by… CONTINUE READING