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Philip V

(Philip V of Spain)

Civilization: Hispanic — Spain
   Field of Renown:  monarch — King
Era:  Bourbon

Grandson of Louis XIV who was recognized as the first Bourbon King of Spain after the War of the Spanish Succession.

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Philip the Fifth  in  A Child's History of Spain  by  John Bonner