Edward IV First Reign

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  • Edward IV 1461 to 1469
  • Finance
    • Edward IV 1461 to 1469
  • Nobility
    • Foreign Involvement
      • Had success in court through splendour
        • Finance
        • Recession in the background
          • Granted 2 taxes
            • But used the money himself
          • But used the money himself
          • Over rewarded close family and nobility
            • Tried to reason with Somerset
              • Nobility
              • Somerset killed at Battle of Hexham
                • Tried to reason with Somerset
                • Warwick's rebellion, '69
                  • Nobility took opportunity to settle family feuds
                    • Warwick's rebellion, '69
                    • Failed to kill H6
                      • H6 captured, '65
                      • H6 captured, '65
                        • Pardons for Lancastrians
                          • Lancastrians reluctant to accept
                            • Pardons for Lancastrians
                            • Marriage to Elizabeth Woodville, '54
                              • Woodvilles want rewarding
                                • Marriage to Elizabeth Woodville, '54
                                • Edward didn't gain anything
                                  • Poor political choice
                                    • Couldn't reward Woodvilles/Lancastrians
                                      • Over rewarded close family and nobility
                                      • Truce with Jame III, Scotland
                                        • Foreign Involvement
                                        • Truce with Louis Xi, France
                                          • Trade negotiations with Duke of Burgundy
                                            • Encouraged to serve crown
                                              • Sided with Burgundy over France
                                                • Edward's sister Margaret to marry Duke of Burgundy
                                                  • Sided with Burgundy over France
                                                  • Edward fled to Burgundy, 70

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