By Dan Jones
The 15th century skilled the longest and bloodiest sequence of civil wars in British background. The crown of britain replaced arms violently seven occasions because the nice households of britain fought to the demise for energy, majesty and the best to rule. Dan Jones completes his epic background of medieval England with a brand new ebook concerning the Wars of the Roses - and describes how the Plantagenets tore themselves aside and have been ultimately changed by means of the Tudors. With shiny descriptions of the conflict of Towton, the place 28,000 males died in one morning, to Bosworth, the place the final Plantagenet king was once hacked down, this can be the true tale in the back of Shakespeare's recognized background performs.