The houses of Lancaster and York fought civil wars for the throne of England for almost a century. The efforts of Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, Joan of Arc all included in this volume; the book also presents the War of the Roses, a conflict that encompassed the papal schism and war with France.
About the Author
Sir James Henry Ramsay (1832-1925) was born in Versailles, France. A historian, he was known to the British peerage as 10th Baronet Ramsay, of Bamff. His works include The Foundations of England (1898), The Angevin Empire (1903), The Scholar’s History of England (1908), The Dawn of the Constitution (1908), and Genesis of Lancaster (1913).