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Bosworth, 1485

last charge of the Plantagenets

by Christopher Gravett

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 -- Death and burial.,
  • Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509 -- Military leadership.,
  • Plantagenet, House of.,
  • Bosworth Field, Battle of, England, 1485.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Gravett.
    SeriesPraeger illustrated military history series,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA260 .G73 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3424346M
    ISBN 100275988546, 0275988481
    LC Control Number2005047171
    OCLC/WorldCa60375459

      The battle of Bosworth effectively put an end to the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses (). Guiding the reader from the campaign's origins to its aftermath, and covering the commanders and forces of King Richard III and Henry Tudor, this is a complete treatment of one of the most important events in English : Bloomsbury USA. On Aug , this penultimate battle in the Wars of the Roses was fought with the might of the Yorkists ranged against Henry Tudor’s small army. This book describes how these two great armies came to meet on the battlefield and how the tactics employed by Tudor and his captains eventually led to the defeat and the death of King Richard.

    The Battle of Bosworth, the last great battle of the War of the Roses, established the House of Tudor on the throne. This work aims to cut through the myth and propaganda to detail the course of this Read more. Get this from a library! Bosworth the battle that transformed England. [Michael K Jones] -- Describes in detail the battle that ended the Wars of the Roses, on Aug , which saw the defeat of Richard III and marked the start of the Tudor dynasty.

    Bosworth A battlefield rediscovered is the result. Techniques included documentary analysis, landscape archaeology, place name study and, most important, metal detecting survey. Using the resulting evidence the book explores the battle and battlefield from the composition of the armies to the terrain in which the battle was fought/5(13). Although "Bosworth " is a edition of an original book, its new introduction only very briefly acknowledges the find of Richard III of England's bones underneath a Leicester car park in September and any new information that resulted from that/5(3).


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As an expansion of personal study on the life of Richard III, "Bosworth " presents an in-depth study of the battle that truly transformed England, established a new lineage of government, and adjusted the means of medieval warfare/5.

Michael Jones, author of Bosworthis a military historian, battlefield tour-guide, and documentary film presenter. He is the co-author of The Women of the Cousins' War and The King's Grave: The Search for Richard III.

He lives in England/5(57). In Bosworth the Psychology of Battle, Michael Jones takes the reader into the strategy that lost Richard the throne and made 1485 book victorious/5(57). Bosworth A Battlefield Rediscovered by Glenn Foard (Author)Cited by: 4. The battle of Bosworth effectively put an end to the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses ().

Guiding the reader from the campaigns origins to its aftermath, and covering the commanders and forces of King Richard III and Henry Tudor, Bosworth is a complete treatment of one of the most important events in English history/5. “A horse, a horse. My kingdom for a horse!” This famous stanza from Shakespeare’s play, Richard III, takes on a whole different meaning after a review of Bosworth What many of us have come to.

Bosworth book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Bosworth is one of the most iconic of English battles. Here Richard III suff /5(5). BOSWORTH THE BATTLE THAT Bosworth ENGLAND by Michael Jones ‧ RELEASE DATE: Sept.

15, The discovery of Richard III’s remains produced a flurry of accounts of the famous Shakespearean villain whose short reign ended in the battle that launched the Tudor dynasty.

The battle of Bosworth effectively put an end to the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses. Guiding the reader from the campaign's origins to its aftermath, and covering the commanders and forces of King Richard III and Henry Tudor, this is a complete treatment of one of the most important events in English : $ Battle Story: Bosworth No one really knows if Richard III actually screamed for a horse during the finale of the Battle of Bosworth, but like many legends or myths or Shakespeare's plays, if it isn't true, it ought to be.

Richard III was in the proverbial pickle at the Battle of Bosworth/5(6). Bosworth stands alongside Naseby and Hastings as one of the three most iconic battles ever fought on English soil.

The action on 22 August brought to an end the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses and heralded the dawn of the Tudor dynasty. However, Bosworth was also the most famous lost battlefield in England/5(5). A concise summary of the battle of Bosworth which ended the War of the Roses and saw the crowning of Henry VII replacing Richard III Due to the lack of information around a medieval battle this book spends a lot of time discussing the armies, weapons, and reasons behind the battle with only 30 pages devoted to the events at Bosworth themselves/5.

Michael Jones, author of Bosworthis a military historian, battlefield tour-guide, and documentary film presenter. He is the co-author of The Women of the Cousins’ War and The King's Grave: The Search for Richard III.

He lives in : Pegasus Books. Bosworth provides a fascinating and intricately researched new perspective on the event which, perhaps more than any other, marked the transition between medieval and early modern : Glenn Foard.

BOSWORTH Download Bosworth ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to BOSWORTH book. On Augthis penultimate battle in the War of the Roses was fought with the might of the Yorkists ranged against Henry Tudor’s small army.

This book describes how these two great armies came to meet on the battlefield and how the tactics employed by Tudor and his captains eventually led to the defeat and the death of King Richard : Dundurn Press. Michael Jones, author of Bosworthis a military historian, battlefield tour-guide, and documentary film presenter.

He is the co-author of The Women of the Cousins' War and The King's Grave: The Search for Richard III. He lives in England.4/4(18). Book Description: Bosworth stands alongside Naseby and Hastings as one of the three most iconic battles ever fought on English soil.

The action on 22 August brought to an end the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses and heralded the dawn of the Tudor dynasty. However, Bosworth was also the most famous lost battlefield in England. On Augat Bosworth Field, Richard III fell, the Wars of the Roses ended, and the Tudor dynasty began.

The clash is so significant because it marks the break between medieval and modern; yet how much do we really know about this historical landmark. Michael K. Book Binding:Hardback. World of Books USA was founded in We want your experience with World of Books to be enjoyable and problem free. We all like the idea of saving a bit of cash, so when we found out how many good quality used products are out there - Seller Rating: % positive.

Battle of Bosworth Field, (Aug ), battle in the English Wars of the Roses, fought 12 miles (19 km) west of Leicester and 3 miles (5 km) south of Market Bosworth, between the forces of the Yorkist king Richard III and the Lancastrian contender for the crown, Henry Tudor (the future Henry VII).

It was in effect the last battle of the.In my case, in The King’s Man, sequel to my children’s novel The Order of the White Boar, that event is the Battle of Bosworth,in which King Richard III and many loyal companions face death as a result of the basest : Mary Anne Yarde.

Buy Bosworth Psychology of a Battle by Michael Jones (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(53).