The 15th century skilled the longest and bloodiest collection of civil wars in British historical past. The crown of England modified arms violently 5 instances as the good households of England fought to the loss of life for the fitting to rule.

Some of the best heroes and villains in historical past have been thrown in combination in those chaotic years. But efforts have been made to take care of a few semblance of peace and order, as chivalry used to be reborn, the printing press arrived, and the Renaissance started to flourish. Following on from Dan Jones’s bestselling The Plantagenets, The Hole Crown is a bright and engrossing historical past of those turbulent instances.