Elizabeth I’s Irish nemesis

Hiram Morgan tells the story of the Irish earl Hugh O'Neill, a brilliant warrior and slippery negotiator who ran rings around Elizabeth I's greatest generals and almost ended English rule in Ireland...

Irish national hero Hugh O'Neill, the 2nd Earl of Tyrone, makes a formal submission to the English following the suppression of his Irish rebellion, 1603. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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