Bloodless Revolution

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the revolution against James II

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2) For a thorough background on the revival of Pythagoreanism in the eighteenth century, see Stuart's Bloodless Revolution.
A bloodless revolution seems like so often a distant myth.
They are however, remarkable in their own right, and they played a pivotal role in Caribbean politics and warfare between the sack of Panama (1671) and the Bloodless Revolution (1688).
What the Hatoyama Cabinet will try to do is a bloodless revolution in the Heisei era'' -- Oct.
What seems certain is that, unlike those in Spain, Italy's separatist movements are gaining ground through a bloodless revolution.
FINALLY the time has presented itself, for the long-overdue bloodless revolution this country has been in need of for decades.
Until he was overthrown by a bloodless revolution in 2000, all the ultranationalists who had set out "cleanse" non-Serbs from the Serbian-inhabited parts of former Yugoslavia were safe from the UN tribunal in The Hague, including Karadzic and his chief collaborator in the murder of tens of thousands of Bosnian Muslims, Gen.
Queiroz also delved further into the historic rivalry, alluding to explorer Christopher Columbus - who both countries claim as theirs - and the 60-year Philippine Dynasty when Portugal was ruled by three Spanish kings until the bloodless revolution of 1640.
In the wake of a series of police blunders and in the face of corruption and cover-ups, Belgians took to the streets in a bloodless revolution.
However, following the bloodless revolution, the only change was to make the king accept a constitution that limited his powers rather than replacing him outright.
In the 1970s there was a bloodless revolution in the West, a campaign to induce people to judge one another by their deeds, and not pre-judge them by colour, creed, class or gender.
Ending there allows Fitzsimmons to claim that "the transformation accomplished by the National Assembly was perhaps the most thoroughgoing, virtually bloodless revolution in history" (p.
Havel led the bloodless revolution that toppled Czech communism in 1989 and later became president of the Czech Republic.
Gone are the heady days of December 1989, when the visit of Mikhail Gorbachev and his wife Raissa formed a stirring climax to Europe's bloodless revolution.