Letter from Eoin MacNeill to Éamon de Valera, 23 April 1916

This letter is from Eoin MacNeill (1867-1945), to Éamon deValera (1882-1975). MacNeill was a founder of the Irish Volunteers in 1913 and, despite holding the post of chief-of-staff at the outbreak of the Easter Rising, he took no part in its planning. MacNeill was against a r

Ireland History Easter Rising, 1916

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