In the footprints of William of Orange
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In the footprints of William of Orange the hero of the Loyal Orange Association by Charles Lench

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Published by s.n.] in [Newfoundland? .
Written in English


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Statementby Charles Lench
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 9-92230, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 9-92230
The Physical Object
Format[microform] :
Pagination1 microfiche (25 fr.) :
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL25494649M
ISBN 100659922304

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William III, King of England, , Great Britain -- History William and Mary, Publisher Toronto: Belford Brothers, Publishers Collection kellylibrary; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Kelly - University of Toronto Language English. William II of Orange and Mary Stuart from a painting by Van Dyck (). The paintiung dates to William is 14 and Mary is nine. William’s father, Frederick Henry, commissioned the celebrated Flemish painter Van Dyck to portray the young Dutch prince and English princess on the occasion of their marriage in London on May 2, The Orange Book: Reclaiming Liberalism (ISBN ) is a book written by a group of prominent British Liberal Democrat politicians and edited by David Laws and Paul Marshall in Beside Laws and Marshall, contributors include three future Leaders of the Liberal Democrats: Sir Nick Clegg, Sir Vince Cable, and Sir Ed contributors include Chris Huhne, Susan Kramer, . William James Carter Mayne (16 March – 24 March ) was an English writer of children's fiction. The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature calls him one of the outstanding children's authors of the 20th century and The Times Literary Supplement reportedly called him "the most original good writer for young people in our time". In , he pled guilty to multiple instances of.