Plantagenet Princess, Tudor Queen: The Story of Elizabeth of York

She was the mother of Henry VIII and wife of Henry VII, but who was Elizabeth of York Raised as the precious oldest child of Edward IV, Elizabeth had every reason to expect a bright future until Edward died, and her life fell apart When Elizabeth s uncle became Richard III, she was forced to choos

Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors (The History of England, #1)

Peter Ackroyd, whose work has always been underpinned by a profound interest in and understanding of England s history, now tells the epic story of England itself In Foundation, the chronicler of London and of its river, the Thames, takes us from the primeval forests of England s prehistory to the

The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors

The fifteenth century experienced the longest and bloodiest series of civil wars in British history The crown of England changed hands violently seven times as the great families of England fought to the death for power, majesty and the right to rule Dan Jones completes his epic history of medieva

Brazen

Mary Howard has always lived in the shadow of her powerful family But when she s married off to Henry Fitzroy, King Henry VIII s illegitimate son, she rockets into the Tudor court s inner circle Mary and Fitz join a tight clique of rebels who test the boundaries of court s strict rules with thei