James

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revised version of the King James Version American Revised Version , American Standard Version
Queen of England and Scotland and Ireland; daughter if James II and the last of the Stuart monarchs; in 1707 she was the last English ruler to exercise the royal veto over parliament (1665-1714) Anne
battle in the War of the Grand Alliance in Ireland in 1690; William III defeated the deposed James II and so ended the Catholicism that had been reintroduced in England by the Stuarts battle of Boyne , Boyne
battle in 1513; the English defeated the invading Scots and James IV was killed Battle of Flodden Field , Flodden
revolution against James II; there was little armed resistance to William and Mary in England although battles were fought in Scotland and Ireland (1688-1689) Bloodless Revolution , English Revolution , Glorious Revolution
son of James I who was King of England and Scotland and Ireland; was deposed and executed by Oliver Cromwell (1600-1649) Charles , Charles I , Charles Stuart
organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality Congress of Racial Equality , CORE
United States lithographer who (with his partner James Ives) produced thousands of prints signed `Currier & Ives' (1813-1888) Currier , Nathaniel Currier
United States newspaper publisher who founded an important press association; half-brother of James Edmund Scripps (1854-1926) Edward Wyllis Scripps , Scripps
New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle Epistle of James , James
English conspirator who was executed for his role in a plot to blow up James I and the Houses of Parliament (1570-1606) Fawkes , Guy Fawkes
British writer famous for writing spy novels about secret agent James Bond (1908-1964) Fleming , Ian Fleming , Ian Lancaster Fleming
conspiracy in 1605 in England to blow up James I and the Houses of Parliament to avenge the persecution of Catholics in England; led by Guy Fawkes Gunpowder Plot
German physicist who with James Franck proved the existence of the stationary energy states postulated by Bohr (1887-1975) Gustav Hertz , Gustav Ludwig Hertz , Hertz
channel in southeastern Virginia through which the Elizabeth River and the James River flow into Chesapeake Bay Hampton Roads
any distinguished personage during the reign of James I Jacobean
supporter of James II after he was overthrown or a supporter of the Stuarts Jacobite
(New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament James , Saint James , Saint James the Apostle , St. James , St. James the Apostle
former village on the James River in Virginia north of Norfolk; site of the first permanent English settlement in America in 1607 Jamestown
(New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless Judas , Jude , Saint Jude , St. Jude , Thaddaeus
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