Louis XIV recognises James II's son as king on his father's death (29 words)

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James II dies and Louis XIV recognises his son James Edward (who was to become known in Britain as 'the Old Pretender') as James III of England and Scotland.

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Editors. "Louis XIV recognises James II's son as king on his father's death". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16998, accessed 19 October 2017.]

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