Eulogy on the life and character of William Rufus King delivered in Clinton, on the 1st day of June, 1853

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Statementby Robt. Strange
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 92699
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FormatMicroform
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
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William is commonly known as William Rufus (Rufus being Latin for "the Red"), perhaps Father: William the Conqueror.

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The author died inso works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.William II Rufus Early Life.

The future William II, third son of William the Conqueror and Matilda of Flanders, was born in Normandy in around and was educated by the saintly is known of William's childhood, although Orderic Vitalis relates an incident when the young William and his brother Henry, bored with playing dice, decided to create mischief .

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