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May 4, 2013 - Bosworth Battlefield - Richard III vs. Henry VII

My friend Jean knows what a history buff I am, so today we'd arranged to go and visit Bosworth Battlefield - the renowned spot where Richard III fought and lost his crown to Henry VII, the originator of the Tudor dynasty. This battle symbolized the end of the Wars of the Roses, which marked a lengthy conflict between the Plantagenet Houses of York and Lancaster for control of the throne. Of course, the bones of Richard III have recently been discovered in a car park in Leicestershire, so the events of 1485 have been brought back to us with...

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