Download e-book for kindle: 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 lead the way for the reigns of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. a shocking variety of ancient websites from this turbulent interval live on: battlefields, castles, church buildings, monasteries. Peter Bramley's superbly illustrated box consultant and spouse to the Wars of the Roses supplies complete information of either the occasions and the personalities linked to each one of those websites, including the ancient historical past and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared by means of area, it covers the full of britain and Wales, and offers helpful info for somebody vacationing or making plans to go to any of the websites attached with the clash, in addition to somebody attracted to the heritage of this era in general.

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