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Charles II

(Charles II of Spain)

1661–1700
Civilization: Hispanic — Spain
   Field of Renown:  monarch — King
Era:  Hapsburg

Invalid King of Spain. Last of the Spanish Hapsburgs. His death precipitated the War of the Spanish Succession.

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Book Links
Philip II, III, and IV.  in  The Romance of Spanish History  by  John S.C. Abbott
Charles the Second  in  A Child's History of Spain  by  John Bonner