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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 really is occasionally noticeable 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 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 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 heritage and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared by means of quarter, it covers the total of britain and Wales, and offers worthwhile info for a person traveling 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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