Now read Shakespeare's account of Richard III (p. 31, Lee) . The reputation of some English Kings is notorious. Write down anything you know or think you know about Richard III. The Big Picture. Key issue 2: The accession of Edward IV and the usurpation by Richard III :
By the end of this lesson you will be able to:
of the ‘princes’ was catastrophic
for Richard III
(See pages 20-22, Lee for an introduction to the legend of the Princes in the Tower )
Drag and Drop – Was Richard III responsible for the murder of the Princes in the Tower?