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What if the ousted kings of England, the Stuarts, had claimed the North American colonies? We might have been free of the English a century earlier--no revolution needed What set up this possibility? How did it happen that those foolish, brave, and unlucky Stuarts did everything wrong to ensure that their Scottish subjects migrated to North America as soon as there were any ships going in that direction?
This amusing book is full of lost causes, wrongheaded kings, and sheer incompetence. Prince Charlie wasn't bonny at all, and Mary, Queen of Scots wasn't innocent. Read all about these feckless kings of Scotland and England, and about how they gave so much to the USA.
Title: What Did the Royal Stuarts Ever Do for the U.S.A.?: A Disrespectful History
Edition: 0th Edition
Publisher: iUniverse, Inc.: 2005-03-06 00:00:00.000
ISBN Number: 0595329500
ISBN Number 13: 9780595329502
Book Condition: Used - Like New
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: Z1-B-014-00718
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