The wars of York and Lancaster, 1450-1485

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Statementextracts from Blakman, Gascoigne, Pecock, Whethamstede"s Register, Gregory"s Chronicle, William Worcester, Wavrin, Chastellain, Comines, Warkworth, the Rolls of Parliament, the Paston and other letters, and various contemporary chronicles and songs
SeriesEnglish history by contemporary writers
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 7-174 p. front. (map) geneal. table.
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Open LibraryOL25584042M
OCLC/WorldCa221008554

Get this from a library. The wars of York and Lancaster, ; extracts from Blakman, Gascoigne the Rolls of Parliament, the Paston and other letters, and various contemporary chronicles and songs. [Edith Thompson]. For those who do not know, The Wars of the Roses was a period in England of civil wars from about Its origins began before with much civil unrest.

The term 'Roses' signify the white rose of the Yorks, the red rose of The wars of York and Lancaster Lancastrians/5. Wars of the Roses (–) – a series of dynastic civil wars for the throne of England fought between supporters of two rival branches of the royal House of Plantagenet: the House of York and the House of Lancaster.

The English Civil War (–) – a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians. An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. The Wars of the Roses and the struggle for the throne between the Houses of York and Lancaster dominate the history of England in the latter half of the fifteenth century.

Price: $ RICHARD III, King of England, youngest son of Richard, Duke of York, by Cicely Neville, was born at Fotheringhay on the 2nd of October After the Second Battle of St.

Albans in Februaryhis mother sent him with his brother George for safety to Utrecht. They returned in April, and at the coronation of Edward IV, Richard was created Duke of Gloucester. The Tudor Rose is one of the official symbols of England and the British Monarchy. In ENGLAND BETWEEN THE YEARS - there was a series of civil wars known as "Wars of the Roses" occurring between the rival Houses of York and Lancaster.

Take a look at this sample chapter from The Wars of the Roses England ‐ Many years ago my eye was caught by a book cover showing a face that turned out to be Richard III. The book was Josephine Tey’s The Daughter of Time, York, were aged 12 and. Edward of Lancaster,Prince of Wales (–),86 Elizabeth of York,Queen 1450-1485 book England (–),87 English Church and the Wars of the Roses,88 English Economy and the Wars of the Roses,89 F Ferrybridge,Battle of (),91 First Protectorate (–),92 Fitzgerald,Gerald,Earl of Kildare (–),93 viii CONTENTSFile Size: 3MB.

"Henry VI () was the third, and least successful, Lancastrian king of England; his wife Margaret of Anjou became a formidable political force in her own right; and the Wars of the Roses, so dramatically portrayed by William Shakespeare as bloody dynastic struggles fought for the possession of the crown, brought the usurpation of Edward IV (), the humiliation.

An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. The Wars of the Roses and the struggle for the throne between the Houses of York and Lancaster dominate the history of England in the latter half of the fifteenth century.

But what were the causes of over forty years of sporadic civil war and how was political stability at last restored. Andrew Pickering. Beginning in and ending in"The Red Rose and the White" provides a gripping overview of the bitter dynastic struggle for supremacy that raged between the houses of York and Lancaster for thirty years, culminating in the dramatic events on Bosworth Field in   An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history.

The Wars of the Roses and the struggle for the throne between the Houses of York and Lancaster dominate the history of England in the latter half of the fifteenth century/5(4).

The Wars of the Roses raged from to - the longest period of civil war in English history. They barely affected the daily routine of the civilian population, yet for the leaders of the opposing houses of York and Lancaster, the wars were : Bloomsbury Publishing.

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The Stanleys had providentially joined the winning side during the Wars of the Roses and inSir John had joined Henry of Lancaster against Richard III, and thereafter received several more estates in Cheshire in payment for his loyalty and support to the new king. In he was made Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.

In ENGLAND BETWEEN THE YEARS - there was a series of civil wars known as "Wars of the Roses" occurring between the rival Houses of York and Lancaster. Each side was represented by a rose, York by a white rose, and Lancaster by a red rose. At the end of the struggle a partly Welsh noble named Henry Tudor became king.

The Duke of York was appointed `Protector' during Henry's major illness. He voluntarily relinquished this on Henry's `recovery' but tried to reclaim it when Henry VI proved incapable of rule.

The result was civil war, the Wars of the Roses, between the supporters of Henry and supporters of the Duke of by: 3. The Wars of the Roses (c. ) are renowned as an infamously savage and tangled slice of English history. A bloody thirty-year struggle between the dynastic houses of Lancaster and York, they embraced localised vendetta (such as the bitter northern feud between the Percies and Nevilles) as well as the formal clash of royalist and rebel armies at St Albans, Ludford Bridge, Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.

Synopsis The final volume in a trilogy of historical source books coveringthis work focuses on the reign of Henry VI, whose manifest shortcomings provided a pretext for the start of the Wars of the Roses in the s. The Wars have /5(3). POLITICAL HISTORY ALDERMAN Clifford Lindsey Blood-red the Roses: the Wars of the Roses Hardback Date of Pub: SBN: Publisher: Bailey Bros & Swinfen Limited Subjects covered: Campaigns; politics Synopsis: ‘For thirty -five years the Houses of York and Lancaster engaged in a bloody struggle for.

This book is the first of a series by Sandra Worth, published in about the Wars of the Roses. For those who do not know, The Wars of the Roses was a period in England of civil wars from about Its origins began before with much civil unrest.

The term 'Roses' signify the white rose of the Yorks, the red rose of the Lancastrians/5(5). Lancaster And York: The Wars of the Roses Alison Weir. out of 5 stars Paperback. The Wars of the Roses: England on your Kindle in under a minute.

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Pictorial History of England, i. in the Thirteenth London early Century. After a drawing by Matthew Paris, showing the Tower, the old St. From Hubert Paul's, Westminster Palace, and Lambeth.

“Year Book” – The year Book de Termino Paschae 4 Edward IV’ in Priory of Hexham S.S. 1 Dramatis Personae William Catesby ( – ) – one of Richard III able and unscrupulous ‘new’ men, vilified in the famous doggerel, a lawyer and leading parliamentary figure he died fighting for his King at Size: KB.

"In ENGLAND BETWEEN THE YEARS - there was a series of civil wars known as 'Wars of the Roses' occurring between the rival Houses of York and Lancaster. Each side was represented by a rose, York by a white rose, and Lancaster by a red rose. At the end of the struggle a partly Welsh noble named Henry Tudor became king.

From the North Country, Richard Plantagenet, Duke of York, and other war lords watch the politics of London as a cat would a mouse hole. York argues that should the king’s wits fail, he, not Beaufort, should be Protector of the realm.

Of course Richard dreams visions of an Empire where, perhaps York, not Lancaster, wears the crown. The problem is the Yorkist family wrote the whole history of the period from We still have no idea what happened at Tewkesbury, how King Henry died, what happened to the princes, what were the motives of clarence and gloucester with regards to the warwicks inheritance and how strong the relationships were between Anne/Richard and Clarence/: Rydia.