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" might have urged him still to persevere ;" Roderic showing a sagacity, as clear as his protracted resistance with inadequate materials had shown a heroism, wisely and considerately resolved to preserve his province from ravage, by a dignified submission... "
Lives of illustrious ... Irishmen, ed. by J. Wills - Page 302
by Irishman - 1841
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The Annals of Roger de Hoveden; Comprising the History of England ..., Volume 1

Roger (of Hoveden) - Great Britain - 1853
...Connaught ; that is to say — " The king of England grants to the above-named Eoderie, his liegeman, the kingdom of Connaught, so long as he shall faithfully serve him, so as to be king thereof under him and ready to do him service as his liegeman, that he shall hold...
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Lectures on the History of Ireland: Down to A. D. 1534

Alexandre George Richey - Ireland - 1869
...preserved by Roger of Hoveden : — " The King of England grants to the above named Roderic, his liegeman, the kingdom of Connaught, so long as he shall faithfully serve him, so as to be king thereof under him, and ready to do him service as his liegeman : that he shall hold...
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The Irish Nation: Its History and Its Biography, Volume 1

James Wills - Ireland - 1876
...expected that he should have entered into the whole poetry of modern patriotic antiquarians, so itcould still less be demanded that, with his tumultuary assemblage,...peacefully as before the coming of the king of England * Annnls of Four Masters. into Ireland, on the condition of paying him tribute. He was also to have...
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Law and the Illicit in Medieval Europe

Ruth Mazo Karras, Joel Kaye, E. Ann Matter - History - 2008 - 315 pages
..."the king of England [Henry II] has granted to Roderick [Rory], his liegeman, king of Connaught, as long as he shall faithfully serve him, that he shall be king under him, ready to his service, as his man."22 In theory, Ireland would be brought presumably into the English...
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