Dom Miguel becomes King of Portugal in a peaceful coup d'état (21 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Dom Miguel is proclaimed King of Portugal after a peaceful coup d'état, deposing the eight-year-old Maria II from her throne.

Citation:
Editors. "Dom Miguel becomes King of Portugal in a peaceful coup d'état". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17911, accessed 06 December 2016.]