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Refresh your understanding of the basic outline with the Encyclopedia Britannica entry, then delve into more details at this dedicated site with a timeline, maps, and descriptions of the major battles. For a closer look at the beginning of the conflict, check out the BBC’s biographies of Richard II and Henry IV. Of course, Shakespeare’s series of plays remains the best-known fictional account of the wars, though not a historically accurate one, and you can even dive into the world of politics and intrigue yourself with a detailed board game. Finally, make sure to read about Richard III’s recent appearance in the news and his proper royal funeral 530 years after his defeat. Watch “Richard III: the mystery of the king and the car parking lot” to discover more about who set out to find Richard III’s remains and where they were. Then, NPR’s Weekend Edition discusses, “At Last, A Fitting Farewell For Richard III,” listen and learn.