Shakespeare Reading Series
Henry VI, Part 3
Was the Earl of Warwick the quintesential "behind the scenes" guy?
Edward describes him as "Thou setter up and plucker down of kings".
Watch which kings get "set up" and "plucked down" in this final part of the power politics-based trilogy.
Some good references for the play are:
Text of the play
SparkNotes summary of the play
Britannia.com - Henry VI
Shakespeare timeline - 1599: The Great Globe
The reign of Henry VI
See paintings of Henry VI
Henry VI (1983)
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Last updated: 11/13/2005