England is a nation, part of the United Kingdom, taking up most of the archipelago to the northwest of continental Europe. England was first inhabited by modern humans during the Upper Palaeolithic, but it takes its name from one of the Germanic tribes who settled during the 5th and 6th centuries. ...
Currently, the plays of William Shakespeare are viewed as great English literature, and viewed as "high culture". However I heard someone say that Shakespeare was writing "bawdy, violence filled plays ...
What were the key events that led to the War of the Roses occurring in England during the 15th century. Was there any particular event that was the tipping point?