The Wars of the Roses

  • Editors
  • A.┬áJ.┬áPollard

Part of the Problems in Focus book series (PFS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. M. A. Hicks
    Pages 20-40
  3. R. H. Britnell
    Pages 41-64
  4. Keith Dockray
    Pages 65-88
  5. Rosemary Horrox
    Pages 89-109
  6. John L. Watts
    Pages 110-133
  7. Richard G. Davies
    Pages 134-161
  8. C. S. L. Davies
    Pages 162-185
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 210-265

About this book


This collection of nine essays (including the introduction) by leading British scholars addresses recent debates concerning the Wars of the Roses, especially their origins and the balance between self-interest and principle in the motivation of the participants. The collection brings these issues forward for the consideration of sixth-form and undergraduate students. While offering a summation of current viewpoints, the collection also offers new interpretations on several points.


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