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By Peter Bramley

The Wars of the Roses (1455-85) observed the tip 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 while in England, and the beginning of the trendy period, and it prepared the ground for the reigns of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. a stunning variety of old websites from this turbulent interval live to tell the tale: battlefields, castles, church buildings, monasteries. Peter Bramley's fantastically illustrated box advisor and significant other to the Wars of the Roses supplies complete info 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 by means of area, it covers the full of britain and Wales, and offers worthy info for somebody vacationing or making plans to go to any of the websites hooked up with the clash, in addition to someone attracted to the background of this era in general.

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