James II flees from England (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


 James II escapes to France, leaving a power vacuum which William of Orange steps in to fill in becoming the new King of England and Scotland.

Editors. "James II flees from England". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2657, accessed 26 October 2016.]