Reference Entry

Richard III (1452-1485), king of England and lord of Ireland

Rosemary Horrox

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/23500

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Childhood 1452-1468 | First steps in war and politics, 1468-1471 | Heir of Neville: marriage | Northern pre-eminence | Protector of the realm | The usurpation of the throne | The rebellion of 1483 | Continuing unrest | The search for stability | The Bosworth campaign | Richard III and the north | Image and reputation | The king's character

Reference Entry.  7476 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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