A Companion and Guide to the Wars of the Roses by Peter Bramley

By Peter Bramley

The Wars of the Roses (1455-85) observed the top of Plantagenet rule in England and Wales, and the accession of the Tudor dynasty to the throne. it truly is occasionally visible because the finish of the center a long time in England, and the beginning of the fashionable period, and it prepared the ground for the reigns of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. a stunning variety of historical websites from this turbulent interval continue to exist: battlefields, castles, church buildings, monasteries. Peter Bramley's fantastically illustrated box consultant and better half to the Wars of the Roses provides complete information of either the occasions and the personalities linked to every one of those websites, including the ancient history and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared via quarter, it covers the full of britain and Wales, and gives helpful info for an individual vacationing or making plans to go to any of the websites hooked up with the clash, in addition to someone attracted to the heritage of this era in general.

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