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James III

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(1452–88),

king of Scots (1460–88). The eldest of the three sons of James II and Mary of Gueldres, James was born at St Andrews in May 1452. His father's death at the siege of...

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James III

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(1452–88),

king of Scots (1460–88). The eldest of the three sons of James II and Mary of Gueldres, James was born at St Andrews in May 1452. His father's death at the siege of...

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Pelham, James III

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 37 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Active in Liverpool.

Born 1840; died 1906, in Liverpool.

Painter. Genre scenes, landscapes.

James Pelham III, son and pupil...

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Linen, James Alexander, III

Martha K. Baker.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism. 1152 words.

Linen, James Alexander, III (20 June 1912–01 February 1988), magazine publishing executive, was born in Waverly, Pennsylvania, the son of James Alexander Linen, Jr., and Genevieve Tuthill....

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Baxter, James Phinney, III

Joel Webb Eastman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History. 1171 words.

Baxter, James Phinney, III (15 February 1893–17 June 1975), historian, was born in Portland, Maine, the son of James Phinney Baxter, Jr., a businessman, and Nelly Furbish Carpenter. He was...

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Bowdoin, James, III

Diane Tepfer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; 18th-Century Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 376 words.

(b Boston, MA, Sept 22, 1752; d Buzzard’s Bay, MA, Oct 11, 1811).

American diplomat and collector. He was born into a prominent New England mercantile family of broad political...

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Tigert, John James, III

Charles Yrigoyen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Journalism; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 766 words.

Tigert, John James, III (25 November 1856–21 November 1906), clergyman, editor, and bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, was born in Louisville, Kentucky, the son of John...

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James III (1452–88)

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 910 words.

king of Scots (1460–88). Perhaps because he inherited fewer problems than his two immediate predecessors, James III presented

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James III: Kingship and Contested Reputation

Alasdair A. Macdonald.

in Kings, Lords and Men in Scotland and Britain, 1300–1625

July 2014; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies. 8261 words.

In the historiography of late-medieval Scotland, the outstanding reputation of James IV is secure. In part, this is due to this king’s own merits, but in part it is due to a deliberate...

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James III (1452–1488), king of Scots

Norman Macdougall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Scottish History. 5004 words.

James III (1452–1488), king of Scots, was the son of James II (1430–1460) and Mary of Gueldres (d. 1463); he was born at St Andrews Castle towards the end of May 1452.

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James III

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 564 words.

(1452–88),

king of Scots (1460–88). The eldest of the three sons of James II and *...

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James III

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 38 words.

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King of Scotland of the House of Stewart from 1460. Born 1452, son of James II.

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Hadfield, James (1771/2–1841), assailant of George III

Joel Peter Eigen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 981 words.

Hadfield, James (1771/2–1841), assailant of George III, is of unknown parentage. Critically wounded at the battle of Roubaix in 1794, he sustained eight sabre wounds to his head before...

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Detection of isolated Population III stars with the James Webb Space Telescope

Claes-Erik Rydberg, Erik Zackrisson, Peter Lundqvist and Pat Scott.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 5780 words.

The first Population III stars are predicted to form in minihaloes at z ≈ 10–30. The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), tentatively scheduled for launch in 2018, will probably be able to...

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Margaret [Margaret of Denmark] (1456/7?–1486), queen of Scots, consort of James III

Norman Macdougall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Scottish History; European History. 796 words.

Margaret [Margaret of Denmark] (1456/7?–1486), queen of Scots, consort of James III, was the only daughter of Christian I of Denmark–Norway (1448–1481) and Dorothea of Brandenburg. That...

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Bowdoin, James, III

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b Boston, MA, 22 Sept 1752; d Buzzard's Bay, MA, 11 Oct 1811),

diplomat and collector. He was born into a prominent New England mercantile family of broad political and ...

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James Addison III Baker

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

(b. Houston, Texas, 28 Apr. 1930)

US; Secretary of the Treasury 1985–8, Secretary of State 1989–92 From a wealthy Texas family, Baker was educated at Princeton University and...

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James III (1452–88)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 99 words.

He came to the throne aged nine and after his mother died in 1463 his rule was challenged by members of his family and their supporters from the nobility. He did not take control of his...

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Booker, James Carroll, III

Brenton E. Riffel.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1192 words.

classical, jazz, and rhythm and blues pianist, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, to James Carroll Booker Jr., a minister,

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Kirkwood, (James) Neal(, III)

Gary W. Kennedy.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 185 words.

(b San Jose, CA, March 18, 1956). Pianist and composer. He worked with Pony Poindexter in San Francisco from 1977 until 1981, when he moved to New York. Having studied composition at...

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James III (1452–88)

Norman Macdougall.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 909 words.

(1452–88),

king of Scots (1460–88). Perhaps because he inherited fewer problems than his two immediate predecessors,

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