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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 visible because the finish of the center a long time in England, and the beginning of the trendy period, and it cleared the path for the reigns of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. a stunning variety of old websites from this turbulent interval live on: battlefields, castles, church buildings, monasteries. Peter Bramley's fantastically illustrated box advisor and better half to the Wars of the Roses provides complete information of either the occasions and the personalities linked to every one of those websites, including the old heritage and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared by means of sector, it covers the entire of britain and Wales, and offers valuable details for a person traveling or making plans to go to any of the websites attached with the clash, in addition to a person attracted to the historical past of this era in general.

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