Monarchy timeline: from the Middle Ages to the modern era

Nicholas Vincent traces the tumultuous history of Britain's medieval monarchs, from the Norman conquest to the battle of Bosworth...

A portrait of Henry VII, the first Tudor king of England, by Michiel Sittow. (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images)

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