The crown of England changed hands five times over the course of the fifteenth century, as two branches of the Plantagenet dynasty fought to the death for the right to rule. The riveting follow-up to The Plantagenets, The War of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart until it was finally replaced by the Tudors.
Dan Jones is an award-winning historian of the Middle Ages. His four-part television series based on The Plantagenets is currently in production and will be broadcast in 2015. He lives in London.
The author of the "New York Times" bestseller "The Plantagenets "and "Magna Carta"chronicles the next chapter in British history the historical backdrop for "Game of Thrones"
The inspiration for the Channel 5 series "Britain's Bloody Crown"