Palace revolution sentence example
His deposition has been ascribed to a formal act of the Witan, but this seems an antedating of constitutional methods and the circumstances point to a palace revolution.
In January 1678 a palace revolution broke out against the queen-regent, who was driven from Madrid, and Valenzuela fled for refuge to the monastery of the Escorial.
She kept a son born to her shortly before the palace revolution of 1762, whose paternity could not be attributed to Peter, at a distance, though she provided for him.
At the height of glory and success he was suddenly precipitated from his dignity by another palace revolution.
Meanwhile, on the 20th of June 1662, the regency had been terminated by a palace revolution.Advertisement
The signature of the treaty of Lisbon had been preceded by another palace revolution.