abortive plot

неудавшийся заговор

Politics english-russian dictionary. 2013.

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  • Amboise, Conspiracy of — ▪ French history       abortive plot of young French Huguenot aristocrats in 1560 against the Catholic House of Guise.       On the accession of the 14 year old Francis II to the French throne in 1559, the Guise family gained ascendancy in the… …   Universalium

  • Weyler y Nicolau, Valeriano, Marqués De Tenerife — ▪ Spanish general born Sept. 17, 1838, Palma, Majorca died Oct. 20, 1930, Madrid       Spanish general who, as captain general of Cuba shortly before the outbreak of the Spanish–American War (1898), used stern antirebel measures that were… …   Universalium

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