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The Resource Bosworth 1485 : a battlefield rediscovered, Glenn Foard and Anne Curry

Bosworth 1485 : a battlefield rediscovered, Glenn Foard and Anne Curry

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Bosworth 1485 : a battlefield rediscovered
Title
Bosworth 1485
Title remainder
a battlefield rediscovered
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Foard and Anne Curry
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Language
eng
Summary
Bosworth stands alongside Naseby and Hastings as one of the three most iconic battles ever fought on English soil. The action on 22 August 1485 brought to an end the dynastic struggle known as the Wars of the Roses and heralded the dawn of the Tudor dynasty. However, Bosworth was also the most famous lost battlefield in England. Between 2005 and 2010, the techniques of battlefield archaeology were used in a major research programme to locate the site. Bosworth 1485: a battlefield rediscovered is the result. Using data from historical documents, landscape archaeology, metal detecting survey, ba
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DLC
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1953-
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Foard, Glenn
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Curry, Anne
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  • Richard
  • Henry
  • Henry
  • Richard
  • Bosworth Field, Battle of (England : 1485)
  • Bosworth Field, Battle of, England, 1485
  • Great Britain
  • HISTORY
  • Command of troops
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Bosworth 1485 : a battlefield rediscovered, Glenn Foard and Anne Curry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.A battlefield lost -- 2. An historical perspective: the armies -- Richard's army and preparations -- Henry's army and preparations -- The problem of numbers -- 3. An historical perspective: the battle -- Prelude to the battle -- Deployments -- Movements and actions -- Reflections -- Defections -- Aftermath -- The battlefield location -- 4. The battlefield terrain -- Reconstructing the historic landscape -- Physical geography -- The man-made landscape -- 5. Surveying the battle archaeology -- Battlefield burials -- Metal artefact scatters -- Survey progress 2005-2010 -- Problems of interpretation -- 6. Interpreting the artefacts -- 7. Gunpowder weapons -- The Bosworth projectiles -- Bullets for handguns -- Bullets for hand-cannon? -- Round shot for artillery -- The Bosworth round shot -- 8.A new perspective on the battle -- 9. Conclusion -- Appendices -- Appendix 1 Catalogue of round shot and large calibre bullets
  • Note continued: Appendix 2 Catalogue of medieval finds -- Appendix 3 List of specialist reports
Control code
ocn851068556
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782971801
Lccn
2013025809
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13z9gp4
  • 563c3d5d-01be-467e-8539-ce39654baaf2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851068556
Label
Bosworth 1485 : a battlefield rediscovered, Glenn Foard and Anne Curry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.A battlefield lost -- 2. An historical perspective: the armies -- Richard's army and preparations -- Henry's army and preparations -- The problem of numbers -- 3. An historical perspective: the battle -- Prelude to the battle -- Deployments -- Movements and actions -- Reflections -- Defections -- Aftermath -- The battlefield location -- 4. The battlefield terrain -- Reconstructing the historic landscape -- Physical geography -- The man-made landscape -- 5. Surveying the battle archaeology -- Battlefield burials -- Metal artefact scatters -- Survey progress 2005-2010 -- Problems of interpretation -- 6. Interpreting the artefacts -- 7. Gunpowder weapons -- The Bosworth projectiles -- Bullets for handguns -- Bullets for hand-cannon? -- Round shot for artillery -- The Bosworth round shot -- 8.A new perspective on the battle -- 9. Conclusion -- Appendices -- Appendix 1 Catalogue of round shot and large calibre bullets
  • Note continued: Appendix 2 Catalogue of medieval finds -- Appendix 3 List of specialist reports
Control code
ocn851068556
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782971801
Lccn
2013025809
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13z9gp4
  • 563c3d5d-01be-467e-8539-ce39654baaf2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851068556

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