Logo

Wars of the Roses by T. Wise, G. A. Embleton

Small book cover: Wars of the Roses

Wars of the Roses
by

Publisher: Osprey
Number of pages: 47

Description:
The Wars of the Roses were a series of dynastic wars for the throne of England. They were fought between supporters of two rival branches of the royal House of Plantagenet, the houses of Lancaster and York. They were fought in several sporadic episodes between 1455 and 1487, although there was related fighting before and after this period.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(24MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: A history of England and the British EmpireA history of England and the British Empire
by - The MacMillan Company
This work is intended to appeal to the general reader who finds less than he requires in the books written expressly for the use of schools. It ought to be of service to advanced pupils and their teachers, as well as to university and other students.
(11722 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to the Industrial and Social History of EnglandAn Introduction to the Industrial and Social History of England
by - The MacMillan Company
A college and high-school textbook covering the English history from the growth of the nation, the middle of the fourteenth century, rural and town life and organization, medieval trade and commerce, the black death and the peasants' rebellion, etc.
(12922 views)
Book cover: Elizabethan EnglandElizabethan England
by - Project Gutenberg
This work enumerated England's geographic, economic, social, religious and political features and represents an important source for historians interested in life in Elizabethan England. Harrison gathered his facts from books, letters, and maps.
(9990 views)
Book cover: The Story of the EmpireThe Story of the Empire
by - George Newnes
The story about the dramatic development of the British dominions, east, west and south, from the time of Henry VII. to that of Edvard VII. This is not intended as a textbook, but should rather be regarded as a swiftly moving panorama.
(8699 views)