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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
Length:
1,258 words

Jacobitism is the name given to the movement that sought to restore James VII of Scotland and II of England ...

Jacobites

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The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
History, Local and Family History
Length:
75 words

Supporters of the deposed King James II and his descendants after the ‘Glorious Revolution’ of 1688, which ...

Jacobitism

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The Oxford Companion to Scottish History

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
2,578 words

Although for ever associated with final and dramatic failure in 1746, Jacobitism nonetheless posed a very real challenge to ...

Jacobitism

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The Oxford Companion to Irish History (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
474 words

support for the Stuart dynasty, following the revolution of 1688. James II and his son James Francis Edward ( ...

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The Oxford Companion to Local and Family History (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
History, Local and Family History
Length:
89 words

Supporters of the deposed king James II and his descendants after the ‘Glorious Revolution’ of 1688, which placed William of Orange and his wife, ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
116 words

Supporters of James II of England and his Stuart descendants, who attempted to regain the English throne after the Glorious ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2006

a supporter of the deposed James II and his descendants in their claim to the British throne after the Revolution of ...

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