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The Wars of the Roses Podcasts

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#Historical #fiction #author who is also interested in all matters historical. My main area of interest is #medieval #history, especially #TheWarsoftheRoses. Fictional series begins with #Feud

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#Historical #fiction #author who is also interested in all matters historical. My main area of interest is #medieval #history, especially #TheWarsoftheRoses. Fictional series begins with #Feud

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By Mcarna - Apr 29 2019
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Great bite size bits of history about this incredible period. I’m loving it!

Love it!

By Angela-2819 - Feb 02 2019
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I’m so glad I found this post cast! I find it very informative and easy to follow and understand!

iTunes Ratings

27 Ratings
Average Ratings
24
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2
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Excellent

By Mcarna - Apr 29 2019
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Great bite size bits of history about this incredible period. I’m loving it!

Love it!

By Angela-2819 - Feb 02 2019
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I’m so glad I found this post cast! I find it very informative and easy to follow and understand!
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The Wars of the Roses Podcasts

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#Historical #fiction #author who is also interested in all matters historical. My main area of interest is #medieval #history, especially #TheWarsoftheRoses. Fictional series begins with #Feud

Rank #1: The Wars of the Roses 2 - Kings and Nobles

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In Part 2 of the Wars of the Roses podcast series, I examine the minority of Henry VI and the role it played in the wars.
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May 07 2018
11 mins
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Rank #2: The Wars of the Roses 4 - Bitter Rivals: York and Somerset

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In Part 4 of the Wars of the Roses podcast series, I look at the beginning of the rivalry between Richard, Duke of York, and Edmund Beaufort, Duke of Somerset.
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May 25 2018
11 mins
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Rank #3: The Wars of the Roses 14 - 1461 Our Sun of York

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Richard Duke of York and his chief ally, the Earl of Salisbury, are dead. It's time for youth to play its part...
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Sep 07 2018
9 mins
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Rank #4: The Wars of the Roses 3 - Henry VI: Saint or Simpleton?

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In Part 3 of the Wars of the Roses podcast series, I take a look at the reign of Henry VI up to 1450 and in particular how Henry's personality impacted on his policies.

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May 16 2018
11 mins
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Rank #5: The Wars of the Roses 5 - Swords at Dawn? London 1452

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I examine more closely the York – Somerset feud and how it almost brought England to the brink of warfare in February/March 1452.
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Jun 01 2018
11 mins
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Rank #6: The Wars of the Roses 36 - Kingslayer?

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Richard III has taken the throne of England, but what is to be done with his two nephews?

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May 11 2019
15 mins
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Rank #7: The Wars of the Roses 6 - A Red Wedding? Trouble in the North in 1453

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I take a look at the conflict brewing in the north of England in 1453 and how it affected the kingdom.
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Jun 08 2018
14 mins
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Rank #8: The Wars of the Roses 35 - When is a King not a King?

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Why did loyal Richard of Gloucester seize the throne from his 12 year old nephew?
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Apr 26 2019
14 mins
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Rank #9: The Wars of the Roses 21 - 1469 The Kingmaker Illusion

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Warwick and Clarence are discontented... something must be done!
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Nov 10 2018
12 mins
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Rank #10: The Wars of the Roses 24 - 1471 Coming in by the Windows...

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King Edward IV has fled to Flanders, leaving his queen and his daughters in sanctuary. Warwick is now in control with an ailing Henry VI restored to the throne. What can Edward do to turn things around?

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Dec 08 2018
14 mins
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Rank #11: The Wars of the Roses 26 - 1471 Another Bloody Meadow...

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Having defeated Warwick at Barnet, Edward IV must face yet another threat this time from the erstwhile queen, Margaret of Anjou and her son Edward of Westminster.
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Dec 22 2018
12 mins
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Rank #12: The Wars of the Roses 31 - Gloucester, the Loyal Brother

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We look at the role of Richard, Duke of Gloucester during Edward IV's second reign.
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Mar 02 2019
17 mins
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Rank #13: The Wars of the Roses 25 - 1471 The Fog of War...

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The returned Edward IV faces his old friend and ally, Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick in a medieval shoot out at the OK Corral. But then the fog of war descends...

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Dec 14 2018
12 mins
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Rank #14: The Wars of the Roses 7 - "Fasten Your Seatbelts..." it's 1454

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The king's incapacity in 1453 throws the government into chaos. Someone will have to take charge - but who can be trusted?
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Jun 16 2018
13 mins
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Rank #15: The Wars of the Roses 22 - 1470 Warwick has a cunning plan...

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In the winter of 1469-70 the Earl of Warwick contemplates outright rebellion to put his son in law, the Duke of Clarence, on the throne...
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Nov 17 2018
14 mins
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Rank #16: The Wars of the Roses 29 - 1470s A Surfeit of Brothers...

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After the peace, comes the division of the spoils and the Duke of Clarence was not happy with his share. But then when was he ever happy?
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Feb 02 2019
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Rank #17: The Wars of the Roses 13 - Winter has come...

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The Yorkists have possession of the king and are in the ascendant - it's 1455 all over again, isn't it?
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Sep 01 2018
13 mins
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Rank #18: The Wars of the Roses 18 - 1463/4 Last Chance Saloon...

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1463-4 With the Yorkists closing in, the Lancastrians are very much in the Last Chance Saloon and running out of options.
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Oct 06 2018
14 mins
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Rank #19: The Wars of the Roses 34 - Off With His Head!

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May 1483 and Richard, Duke of Gloucester takes measures to weaken any potential opponents...
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Apr 12 2019
16 mins
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Rank #20: The Wars of the Roses 10 - Remind me why we're doing this? 1459

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With all the major combatants heading for Ludlow in 1459, I take a moment to assess the motives of those involved.
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Jul 14 2018
12 mins
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