In 1483, Edward V (age twelve) and his brother Richard, Duke of York (age nine), disappeared from the Tower of London. History has judged they were murdered on the orders of Richard III. This new book reveals the truth behind the greatest unsolved mystery in English history.
In The Princes in the Tower, Langley narrates the painstaking investigative work and research of the project. By questioning received wisdom, she and her international team of researchers shed light upon one of history’s greatest miscarriages of justice, in turn revealing a surprising and phenomenal untold story.
In the series:
Apr. 14: with Rory Cormac on “Crown, Cloak & Dagger”
May 12: with Philippa Langley on The Princes in the Tower: Solving History’s Greatest Cold Case “
May 26: with Dermot Turing on “Enigma Traitors: The Struggle to Lose the Cipher War”
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