The conquest of ireland

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THE CONQEST OF IRELAND: ENGLISH IMPERAIALISM UNDER HENRY II THE CONQEST OF IRELAND: ENGLISH IMPERAIALISM UNDER HENRY II In 1155 Pope Adrian IV issued a significant bull that changed the history of Ireland and England forever. The papal bull issued gave Henry II, King of England (1154-1189), the right to conquer Ireland . Ireland has gained and lost as a result of English rule. It was rewarded with a stronger Church and a more centralized government. It …

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