Symbol The badge of House of Lancaster The badge of House of York
Long long ago When a blooding battle ends The story about roses begins
After the Hundred Years’ War, the noble families’ power grow strong enough, especially the House of York and House of Lancaster. So, the story begins 。。。。 We can’t stand the war!! I’m the Regent ( 摄政王） I’m York, I’m on fire!!! Peasant revolt （ including the capitalist class ) Change hands( 易主） House of Lancaster House of York
The first stage: Let’s have a meeting~~ I’m worried that some one would kill me !!! King’s soldiers York’s soldiers The war begin Y
So, Henry VI and the House of York had two battles, at last, York was lost because his pride 。。。。 But the story was continue 。。。。。 The second stage: York’s son: Edward Man Should Be Self-Reliant !!! Edward IV was born!!! 顺风口 逆风口 DEAD WIN
The third stage: Lord Warwick Edward IV The conflict of the Yorkist( 约克派 ) Loser Winner Edward killed many people. Besides Lord Warwick , Henry and almost the whole House of Lancaster died…….
The fourth stage: “Almost” means “someone survival”, this is the key to the Wars of the Roses ending……… The only heir was a cousin in the House of Lancaster, who fled to the France, named Lord Henry Tudor Edward was a tyrannical ( 残暴的 ) king, he killed almost everyone who did not obey his rule. When he died, his brother Richard ascended the throne, however, he was also a poor expert in ruling a country.
The last stage: At the very hard time, House of York who defended the king wanted to become an alliance with the House of Lancaster. So the Lord Henry Tudor won the battle, and became the King Henry VII. He started the rule of the House of Tudor ( 都铎王朝 ） King Henry VII Edward IV ‘s daugher HAPPY ENDING
Historical Significance <ul><li>Obviously, from the series of civil wars between two great noble families, we can know that mostly feudal power( 封建势力 ) went to the grave. This battle is very hard for the local people, but coins have two sides, England became a national state with an efficient centralized government, and started changing from a medieval to a modern country. </li></ul>