St Albans is unique in having been the site of two pivotal battles during the Wars of the Roses, yet this is the first book-length account to have been published. A Chronology of the Wars of the Roses. 22 May First Battle of St Albans. A Yorkist victory during which the Duke of Somerset (one of the Yorkist leaders). The Wars of the Roses were a series of dynastic wars fought between supporters of two rival branches of the House of Plantagenet, the houses of Lancaster.
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In response the Duke of York marched his forces from his base at Ludlow, but was intercepted by a Lancastrian army lead by Lord Audley. Sorry, we just need to make sure you're not a robot. Long interested in English history, I am able to indulge myself since retiring. He was infuriated and gathered his forces and open fighting was to begin in May Furthermore, if his party were so popular with the commons, why would they have dragged Salisbury out of Prison and killed him, as you recount? Retrieved from " https: