The mysterious Tudor epidemic that killed thousands… – EverythingTudorBlog

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In August 1485, Henry Tudor had just won his crown from Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth field. By October of the same year, several thousand of his subjects would be dead of a mysterious…

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