Cover of: In the Wars of the Roses | Evelyn Everett-Green Read Online

In the Wars of the Roses by Evelyn Everett-Green

  • 676 Want to read
  • ·
  • 77 Currently reading

Published by .
Written in English


  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11827437M
ISBN 101421953218
ISBN 109781421953212

Download In the Wars of the Roses


Praise for The Wars of the Roses “Exhilarating, epic, blood-and-roses history. There are battles fought in snowstorms, beheadings, jousts, clandestine marriages, spurious genealogies, flashes of chivalry and streaks of pure malevolence/5(). Wars of the Roses by Desmond Seward. This book traces the history of the period through the eyes of five point of view historical figures: Jane Shore, Hastings, and others. (As an aside, his book about Richard III is hilariously blunt. I’m on the fence about Richard III, and I think it is possible he is innocent. Included in this is his ‘War of the Roses’ series of novels, which is an epic collection of books that focus on this period in the medieval history of England. Dealing with it on a purely factual basis, he takes a look at the politics and the balances of power that were happening at this precise moment in time. The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors. by Dan Jones, John Curless, et al. Wars of the Roses Series Collection Conn Iggulden 3 Books Set (Stormbird, Trinity, Bloodline) Only 5 left in stock - order soon.

This book covers only the first part of the Wars of the Roses (all of which lasted from to ). This book covers only the wars between the Lancasters and the Yorks (). The second part of the Wars of the Roses (), the fight between the Yorks and the Tudors is presented in the author's book The Princes in the Tower.4/5. King Henry V - the great Lion of England - is The brilliant retelling of the Wars of the Roses This novel from bestselling author Conn Iggulden A kingdom divided against itself Pássaro da Tempestade (Vol. 1 Trilogia Guerra das Conn Iggulden's Wars of the Roses Ebook Bundle Author: Conn Iggulden. Popular War Of The Roses Books Showing of The White Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #2; The Cousins War #1) by. Philippa Gregory (Goodreads Author) (shelved 95 times as war-of-the-roses) avg rating — , ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. These books are not set in the Wars of the Roses, so they don't belong on this list: Death Comes to Pemberley, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Pure White and Deadly, The Paris Wife, Jane Eyre, Schindler's List, and Wuthering Heights.

The brilliant retelling of the Wars of the Roses continues with Bloodline, the gripping third novel in the new series from historical fiction master Conn Iggulden. Winter Richard, duke of York, is dead—his ambitions in ruins, his head spiked on the walls of the city. Wars of the Roses (–85), in English history, the series of civil wars that preceded the rise of the Tudors. Fought between the houses of Lancaster and York for the English throne, the wars were named years afterward from the supposed badges of the contenders: . The War of the Roses tells the story of Jonathan and Barbara Rose, and their descent from a picturesque family life into a world of macabre self-destruction. Plot summary [ edit ] The novel begins quietly, introducing Jonathan and Barbara as they are introduced to each other for the first : Warren Adler. This is the wars of the Roses in pages. If you need to get to the guts of it – this is the one. If you have an essay to write and unfortunately have to hand it in at 9 am, made a decision to spend the evening playing poker til 2am, this is the book to turn to.