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King Richard III: Ruthless Ruler? Yes. Regicide? No.

…Henry VII, Sir Henry Stafford (the Duke of Buckingham), John de la Pole, and Edward Plantagenet, the 17th Earl of Warwick (son of George Plantagenet the older brother of Richard…

Part 3: King Richard III: Ruthless Ruler? Yes. Regicide? No.

…could never succeed him on the throne. Unlike Henry, Richard did have immediate options. Leave out Lincoln and Warwick for a moment. The Princes, both of the Plantagenet line, could…

Recap #crimechat Feb 10, 2013

…until his death at the Battle of Bosworth. He was the last king of the House of York and the last in the Plantagenet dynasty. His defeat at Bosworth Field…

Recap #CrimeChat Feb 16, 2013

…+0000 Vidocq_CC @RichardIIICA So, no Tudor succession guaranteed. Richard III at least had nephews to secure the throne for the Plantagenets. #crimechat Sat, 16 Feb 2013 15:28:24 +0000 lisaquigley RT…

Part 2: King Richard III: Ruthless Ruler? Yes. Regicide? No.

…another contender to the throne and there were plenty of those! Impossible? Maybe. But not even entertaining that strategy to preserve the Plantagenet line is not right either if at…

Sum it Up! #44

…There are clear differences if you read up on your history. Henry Tudor would have loved to see all the Plantagenets eliminated permanently, yes. But that did not count for…