About the Author

   John A.Wagner has taught U.S. and British history at Phoenix College and at Arizona State University. He is the author of The Devon Gentleman: The Life of Sir Peter Carew (1998) and the Historical Dictionary of the Elizabethan World (1999). He holds a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Arizona State University.

Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses. . 2001.

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