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My Favourite Richard III Novels

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Yesterday, 22nd August, was 532nd anniversary of the Battle of Bosworth. It was on this day in 1485 that Henry Tudor defeated and killed Richard III, the last Plantagenet king, and took the English crown. 638 more words


Richard talk given in Dubrovnik....

Between 19 – 24 June this year, Professor Turi King gave a Special Plenary Lecture in Dubrovnik, Republic of Croatia at the 10th International Society for Applied Biological Sciences (ISABS) Conference in Dubrovnik, Republic of Croatia. 42 more words

Richard III

22nd August 1485. Watershed in History.

‘It was showed that King Richard, late mercifully reigning upon us, was piteously slain and murdered to the grete (sic) heaviness of the citie’ (sic): (York City Meeting Minutes 1485).  603 more words



The remains of England’s last Plantagenet king were discovered in a Leicester parking lot in August, 2012 and reburied in Leicester Cathedral on in March, 2015. 41 more words


The Road to Bosworth

The Road to Bosworth

The Battle of Bosworth has gone down in record as one of the most pivotal battles in English history. The aftermath of the battle changed the course of England and saw a new monarch and dynasty come to the throne. 1,556 more words

A Royal Feast


Now in the days of Ahasuerus, the Ahasuerus who reigned from India to Ethiopia over 127 provinces, in those days when King Ahasuerus sat on his royal throne in Susa, the citadel, in the third year of his reign he gave a feast for all his officials and servants. 787 more words

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The Two Gentlemen of Verona:  Act IV

Thus far, I feel like I’ve been quite objective about the play, glossing over the obvious errors about travelling by boat between land-locked cities, etc. 1,214 more words

William Shakespeare