scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,045
Introduction Ireland is a country of rich history The country is majestically with its green landscape and colorful people Ireland has a dark side though The conflict between Great Britain and Northern Ireland has been a problem from before the Middle Ages Now the people of Northern Ireland want to be citizens of Ireland and get out of the shadow of England This will not happen due to the fact that there is a central constitutional problem Also cultural Identity economic equalities religious differences and the problem of day to day life in Northern Ireland Let me explain the history of the problem to tell why Northern Ireland will never be a united country again Analysts In 1170 Henry II of England tried to attach Ireland to the kingdom of England He established control in a small area around Dublin known as Pale Over the next four centuries this area was the beachhead of the kingdom of Ireland adopting English administrative practices and looked to England for the protection and leadership Numerous attempts were made to have English rule over the rest of Ireland but the major expansion did not take place until the sixteenth century For the Irish clans who disputed the rest of the Island with each other England became a threat to their sovereignty and customs By the end of Queen Elizabeths reign a military conquest had established English rule over most of the Island with the principal exemption of the northern province of Ulster The Ulster clans had succeeded in overcoming Elizabeths armies After a long and damaging campaign Ulster was finally under English control This caused Irelands leaders to flee to the mainland of Europe Their land was confiscated and divided up to British colonists By 1703 less than 5 of the land was still in the hand of the Catholic Irish Native Irishmen were not allowed in town and were banished to the mountains and bogs
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA