William of Orange lands at Torbay (30 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

William of Orange lands at Torbay. Husband of Mary Stuart and leading European Protestant, seven Whig lords have invited him to England to address the issues surrounding James II's kingship.

Citation:
Editors. "William of Orange lands at Torbay". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2656, accessed 11 December 2016.]