26 November 2021

The Sinking of the White Ship

An event that plunged England into the Anarchy of 1135 to 1153.

A single event in 1120 set off years of war and instability that would lead to the rise of house Plantagenet, which ruled England until 1485. That one event was a disaster with reverberations throughout history, one of those moments on which history pivots.

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