Coup d'etat by the Marian Party in Scotland (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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In Scotland, the Marian party, led by the Hamiltons and William Maitland, enacts a successful coup d' etat at Stirling, killing the Regent Lennox, and taking power for themselves.

Editors. "Coup d'etat by the Marian Party in Scotland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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