The War of Roses

The War of Roses

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  • The War of Roses: English Civil War for the Throne
  • I am from the House of Lancaster, and we deserve the throne! Our symbol is an red rose.
  • I am from the House of York, and we deserve the throne! Our symbol is an White Rose.
  • And thus the War of Roses began. A civil war for the crown that lasted 30 years with battles years apart and many people switching sides.
  • They are winning I need to change sides!
  • One of the first battles was the Battle of St. Alabans, the Yorks won, resulting in four years of an uneasy truce
  • We won! The rest of this war should be easy!
  • Wait are they still fighting?
  • The War would continue to be long, bloody, and costly, feuds between families caused the war to continue for a span of 30 years.
  • In the end, after some complicated battles and a mix of Kings, Henry Tudor was proclaimed King, starting the reign of the Tudors, sidenote he married a member of the York family, therefore it united them all.
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