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The battle of Bosworth Field

Hutton, William

The battle of Bosworth Field

between Richard the Third and Henry Earl of Richmond, August 22, 1485 : wherein is described the approach of both armies : with plans of the battle, its consequences, the fall, treatment, and character of Richard : to which is prefixed, by way of introduction, a history of his life till he assumed the regal power

by Hutton, William

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Published by Printed by and for Nichols, Son, and Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richard -- III, -- King of England, -- 1452-1485,
  • Bosworth Field, Battle of, England, 1485

  • Edition Notes

    Signatures: a-b4 c2 b3-b4 a4 b-e8 f2 B-M8 N2 O-S8 T6.

    Statementby W. Hutton.
    ContributionsNichols, John, 1745-1826., Nichols, Son, and Bentley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA250 .H98
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, [1], vi-lxxxiv, 271 [1] p., [11] leaves of plates (some folded) :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22962363M
    LC Control Number02018149

    On 22nd August , King Richard III of England died in a marshy field in south-west Leicestershire. The victor of the battle, Henry Tudor, who had fought at the Battle .


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Immortalized in drama by William Shakespeare and in comedy by Rowan Atkinson and Richard Curtis, the Battle of Bosworth Field has been a mainstay of British culture since the The battle of Bosworth Field book it was fought.

Meanwhile, excitement over the real history of the period reached a peak in late and early when Richard III's long-lost remains were found by archaeologists/5(13). The battle of Bosworth-Field, between Richard the Third, and Henry Earl of Richmond, Aug By W.

Hutton Hutton, William: : BooksAuthor: William Hutton. This is a short book, 80 pages, only 4 chapters. The author has studied old historical documents and presents them in this book to support his theory.

The book is heavily footnoted which makes for choppy reading, but is very through. This book isn't for someone who just wants to read one book to get a general history of the battle of Bosworth Field.5/5(2).

The Battle of Bosworth Field. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process/5(2). The Battle of Bosworth Field book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. *Includes pictures *Includes online resources and a bibliogra /5. For starters, the book is entitled Bosworth Field & the Wars of the Roses. Discussion of Bosworth is pretty much restricted to one short chapter and about the first third of the book is taken up with an over-detailed account of the events leading up to the Wars of the Roses; if Rowse is concerned about 'Wars of the Roses' being a misnomer, perhaps he should look to his own title!/5.

The Battle of Bosworth, along with Hastings and Naseby, is one of the most important battles in English history and, on the death of Richard, ushered in the age of the Tudors.

This book, using contemporary sources, examines their early lives, the many plots against Richard, and the involvement of Henry’s mother, Margaret Beaufort/5(15).

Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Today's Deals Your Gift Cards Help. The Battle of Bosworth is given a welcome update based on recently discovered remains which have finally pinpointed the exact location and given us a better idea of troop positions, weaponry used, and how the battle actually played out.

Personally I found this book engrossing and extremely informative, and I only have a couple of minor quibbles:Reviews:   On an August morning more that five hundred years ago, to the sound of thundering hooves, gunshot, the clash of steel and the cries of men in battle, Richard III, King of England, lost his life and the Plantagenet name came to an end.

But what do we really know of the battle which became known as Bosworth Field. How do we separate fact from legend when our knowledge is based on. Archaeologist locates the real location of the Battle of Bosworth by University of Huddersfield A new book, co-authored by Dr Foard and the historian Professor Anne Curry, describes the background.

The battle of Bosworth Field book Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth (Retinue to Regiment) Paperback – Octo by Mike Ingram (Author). This is the story of two very different men, Richard III, the last Plantagenet King of England, and Henry Tudor and how they met in battle on 22 August at Bosworth Field.

The battle of Bosworth Field: between Richard the Third and Henry Earl of Richmond, Aug wherein is described the approach of both armies: with plans of the battle, its consequences, the fall, treatment, and character of Richard: to which is prefixed, by way of introduction, a history of his life till he assumed the regal power.

In this classic account Michael Bennett provides as detailed and authoritative a reconstruction of the battle, and the events that led up to it, as is possible. It is an enthralling detective story uncovering the real facts behind one of the most famous of British battles.

The Battle of Bosworth Field Between Richard the Third and Henry Earl of Richmond, Aug Wherein is Described the Approach of Both Armies: with a Plan of the Battle, Its Consequences, the Fall, Treatment, and Character of Richard: to which is Prefixed, by Way of Introduction, a History of His Life Till He Assumed the Regal Power.

Both works locate the battle at Bosworth, and provide some valuable insights on the motives of the combatants. Their knowledge of what went on in the company of Sir Robert Brackenbury, keeper of the Tower of London, presumably derived from citizens who had been in his : Angela Bennett. A book that's firmly in the 'that Richard, ''e did it'' and definitely pro Tudor *sigh* despite the fact it's called The Battle of Bosworth, gives little detail that you can't find in an average history book/5(2).

The Battle of Bosworth Field: Between Richard the Third and Henry Earl of by William Hutton. Publication date Topics Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Addeddate About Bosworth Field – Actual Site. The Battle of Bosworth Field was considered by some to be the last battle of the Wars of the Roses, the civil war between the Plantagenet kings of England.

The Plantagenets were divided between the supporters of the successors to the Dukes of York (Edward IV, Edward V, and Richard III) and the successors to the Dukes of Lancaster (Henry IV, Henry V, Henry. The Battle Of Bosworth Field: The Epic Finale To The English War Of The Roses In the final battle of the English Civil War, King Richard III faced off against the rival for his throne, Henry Tudor, in harrowing man-to-man combat.

Wikimedia Commons The Battle of Bosworth Field, as painted by Philip James de Loutherbourg in Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hutton, William, Battle of Bosworth Field. London, A.J. Sutton, (OCoLC) Named Person. Bosworth Field, Battle of, England, Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, Bosworth Field, Battle of, England.

Great Britain. Wars of the Roses -- Battle of Bosworth Field Early works. Facsimiles. Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

This is the story of two very different men, Richar /5(1). About this Product 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 history.

The Battle of Bosworth, along with Hastings and Naseby, is one of the most important battles in English history and, on the death of Richard, ushered in the age of the Tudors. This book, using contemporary sources, examines their early lives, the many plots against Richard, and the involvement of Henry’s mother, Margaret Beaufort.

The Battle of Bosworth Field () was actually fought near the small village of Stoke Golding. There Richard III, last Plantagenet King of England, died fighting against Henry Tudor. Despite arriving with a larger force that was well equipped with artillery, the intervention of Lord Stanley against the King led to the end of years of dynastic rule and ushered in the Tudor era.

The Battle of Bosworth Field (or the Battle of Bosworth) was the last significant battle of the Wars of the Roses, the civil war between the House of Lancaster and the House of York that raged across England in the latter half of the 15th on 22 Augustthe battle was won by the Lancastrians.

Their leader Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond, became the first English monarch of the. At 4 a.m. on 22nd August,the armies of Richard and the future King Henry VII began the long and tedious preparations for the battle on Bosworth Field.

Richard men and Henry’s 2, Frenchmen had now been supplemented by about 5, English and Welsh – so Richard’s army was greatly superior in numbers, and numbers really. The Battle of Bosworth Field by Ellen Castelow. One of the most important battles in English and Welsh history took place at Bosworth during the 15th century Wars of the Roses.

Early in August the would-be Lancastrian king, Henry Tudor sailed across the English Channel from France to south Wales with a force of around 2, men. The Battle of Bosworth or Bosworth Field was an important battle during the Wars of the Roses in 15th century was fought on 22 August between the Yorkist King Richard III, the last of the Plantagenet dynasty, and the Lancastrian Henry Tudor, 2nd Earl of Richmond, who wanted to become ended in the defeat and death of Richard and the beginning of the Tudor Richard III of England, House of York: Henry.

The Battle of Bosworth Field: Between Richard the Third and Henry, Earl of Richmond by William Hutton. NPI Media Group, Book. Like New. Soft cover. 2nd Edition. Like New. Mathew Ryan, book artist “The French Connection that has been brought to light by the research of battlefield expert Mike Ingram in his new book: Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth is hugely significant not only for our understanding of Bosworth but also for the wider political situation at the time, and its many ramifications.

In Lancastrians and Yorkist forces met in one of the most important battles of the Wars of the Roses. Henry Tudor a.

Recently we had a conversation by e-mail about his latest book, “Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth”, published by Hellion and Company as the first title in the publisher’s new series of military histories “from Retinue to Regiment ”.

AB: Let’s open with the easy question. The Battle of Bosworth Field and its Effect on Government and Society Words | 5 Pages.

The Battle of Bosworth Field took place on 22 August ; it was between the army of Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond and King Richard III. It was the 16th and penultimate battle of the War of the Roses.

This book, The battle of Bosworth Field, by William Hutton, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

This book was created using print-on-demand technology. Thank you for supporting classic literature. Battle of Bosworth Field Richard III of England.

At the beginning of the battle, Richard III had the advantage over Henry Tudor. The king’s army of 10, soldiers outnumbered Henry’s 5, and held a superior position on Ambien Hill. As the battle commenced, certain factors began to. Focusing on the health and wellbeing of our staff and customers and in line with national guidance and government recommendations, Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Exhibition Centre will remain closed until further notice.

The Bosworth Shop will re- open on Monday 7th December. The opening hours will be every Monday- Wednesday pm. The Battle of Bosworth along with Hastings and Naseby is one of the most important battles in English history and on the death of Richard, ushered in the age of the Tudors.

This book, using contemporary sources, examines their early lives, the many plots against Richard and the involvement of Henry’s mother, Margaret Beaufort. King Richard III at Bosworth Field. This engraving was published in: Doyle This weekend, the people of Leicestershire will commemorate the Aug Battle of Bosworth Field, in which King Richard III was killed, leading to the crowning of Henry Tudor as King Henry VII of England.

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).The Battle of Bosworth Field: Between Richard the Third and Henry Earl of Richmond, Aug Wherein is Described the Approach of Both Armies: with a Plan of the Battle, Its Consequences, the Fall, Treatment, and Character of Richard: to which is Prefixed, by Way of Introduction, a History of His Life Till He Assumed the Regal Power - Ebook written by William Hutton.

Read this book.At Bosworth Field, the War of the Roses came to a final and bloody end. King Richard III, representing the Yorks, met with Henry Tudor, representing the Lancasters, in a battle that ended thirty-two years of conflict that split England down the middle.

It also gave birth .