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·The Middle Ages is a period of European history that lasted from the 5th until the 15th centuries. It began with the collapse of the Western Roman Empire, and…
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Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury, daughter of George, Duke of Clarence and the niece of Edward IV and Richard III. As one of the few survivors of the Plantagenet dynasty after the end of the Wars of the Roses, Margaret survived until the reign of Henry VIII, when he had her executed for treason in 1541. She was 68 years old when she was sent to the block.