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 while in England, and the beginning of the trendy period, and it cleared the path for the reigns of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. a shocking variety of historical websites from this turbulent interval continue to exist: battlefields, castles, church buildings, monasteries. Peter Bramley's superbly illustrated box consultant and better half to the Wars of the Roses provides complete information of either the occasions and the personalities linked to each one of those websites, including the old heritage and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared via area, it covers the complete of britain and Wales, and gives priceless details for a person vacationing or making plans to go to any of the websites hooked up with the clash, in addition to somebody attracted to the historical past of this era in general.

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