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  • Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1689–1694). The eldest daughter of James II, she ruled jointly with her husband, William III, the former William of Orange, at the behest of the Protestant opponents of her father.

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  • noun Queen of England and Scotland and Ireland; she was the eldest daughter of James II and ruled jointly with her husband William III (1662-1694)

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  • For centuries, it killed about one-third of the people it infected, including Queen Mary II of England, and left most survivors with deep scars on their faces from the hideous pus-filled lesions.

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  • For centuries, it killed about one-third of the people it infected, including Queen Mary II of England, and left most survivors with deep scars on their faces from the hideous pus-filled lesions.

    Experts debate destroying last smallpox viruses

  • Taking into account cost, schedule, and comfort Im not sure the girls would have done well on a freighter, the most attractive plan was to sail home on the Queen Mary II.

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  • This coach feels solid and quiet without being the Queen Mary II.

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  • Taking into account cost, schedule, and comfort Im not sure the girls would have done well on a freighter, the most attractive plan was to sail home on the Queen Mary II.

    The Italian Summer

  • Taking into account cost, schedule, and comfort Im not sure the girls would have done well on a freighter, the most attractive plan was to sail home on the Queen Mary II.

    The Italian Summer

  • When in 1688, after Roman Catholic James II (England's last absolute monarch) was sent on a permanent vacation by his daughter Mary II, his son in law stadholder William III and the protestant parliamentarians who invited them, the Roman Catholics in England were not allowed to vote for 100 years.

    John Terry’s sacking as England captain tells us something interesting...

  • Taking into account cost, schedule, and comfort Im not sure the girls would have done well on a freighter, the most attractive plan was to sail home on the Queen Mary II.

    The Italian Summer

  • Freedom of the Seas will have nearly twice the passenger capacity of the Queen Mary II 4.370 passengers compared with 2,820.

    Feeding The Love Boat

  • VERJEE: After the Queen Mary II mutiny and all the problems with that.

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