War of the Roses

War of the Roses
series of wars fought for the throne between the house of York and the house of Lancaster (1455-1485)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • War of the Roses — noun struggle for the English throne (1455 1485) between the house of York (white rose) and the house of Lancaster (red rose) ending with the accession of the Tudor monarch Henry VII • Syn: ↑Wars of the Roses • Regions: ↑England • Instance… …   Useful english dictionary

  • War of the Roses — UK / US a war fought in the 15th century between two royal families in England to decide which one would rule. The House of York used a white rose as their symbol and the House of Lancaster used a red rose …   English dictionary

  • War of the Roses (radio show) — War of the Roses are segments typically involve a person in a committed relationship the initiator who believes that he or she is being cheated on. With the initiator silent on the phone, the host of the show calls the suspected party using a… …   Wikipedia

  • The War of the Roses (film) — Infobox Film name = The War of the Roses caption = Theatrical release poster imdb id = 0098621 producer = James L. Brooks Arnon Milchan director = Danny DeVito writer = Warren Adler (novel) Michael J. Leeson (screenplay) budget = $50 million… …   Wikipedia

  • The War of the Roses (novel) — Infobox Book | name = The War of The Roses title orig = translator = image caption = Landmark 2004 paperback edition author = Warren Adler cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Novel publisher = Warner Books… …   Wikipedia

  • The War of the Roses — La Guerre des Rose La Guerre des Rose Titre original The War of the Roses Réalisation Danny DeVito Acteurs principaux Michael Douglas Kathleen Turner Danny DeVito Scénario Warren Adler (roman) Michael J. Leeson (adaptation) Musique David Newman …   Wikipédia en Français

  • The War of the Roses — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Der Rosenkrieg Originaltitel: The War of the Roses Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1989 Länge: 116 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • The War of the Roses —    Voir La Guerre des Rose …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • Rugby League War of the Roses — Origin Series Sport Rugby league football Formerly known as War of the Roses Inaugural season …   Wikipedia

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