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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 truly is occasionally visible because the finish of the center a long time 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 ancient websites from this turbulent interval live to tell the tale: 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 every one of those websites, including the ancient history and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared via area, it covers the total of britain and Wales, and gives priceless details for a person traveling or making plans to go to any of the websites hooked up with the clash, in addition to an individual attracted to the historical past of this era in general.

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