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Glorious Revolution

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  1. was the overthrow of King James II of England in 1688 by a union of Parliamentarians with an invading army led by the Dutch stadtholder William III of Orange-Nassau (William of Orange), who as a result ascended the English throne as William III of En

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  2. the overthrow of King James II of England by Parliamentarians backed by an invading army led by William of Orange,

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  3. VII of Scotland

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  4. sometimes called the Bloodless Revolution, but this is Anglocentric as it ignores the three major battles in Ireland and serious fighting in Scotland

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  5. Even in England it was not completely bloodless, since there were two significant clashes between the two armies, plus anti-Catholic riots in several towns

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