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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 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 historical websites from this turbulent interval live on: battlefields, castles, church buildings, monasteries. Peter Bramley's superbly illustrated box advisor and significant other 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 historic heritage and the explanations for the fight among the homes of York and Lancaster. prepared via area, it covers the full of britain and Wales, and gives worthy info for someone vacationing or making plans to go to any of the websites hooked up with the clash, in addition to somebody drawn to the background of this era in general.

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