The Normans in Ireland – overview

the_Normans_in_text.html In the 1160s, the King of Leinster abducted the wife of a minor neighbouring king. In the context of the constant squabbling that characterised Irish chieftains at that time, it was a relatively trivial matter. In the end, however, it turned out to be one of the most significant events ever in the history … Continue reading The Normans in Ireland – overview