Perkin Warbeck decides to move to the court of James IV in Scotland (44 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Perkin Warbeck attempted to land at Deal in Kent, but met with a very hostile response: 150 of his troops were killed before he himself even managed to disembark. As a result, he decided instead to aim for the court of James IV in Scotland.

Citation:
Editors. "Perkin Warbeck decides to move to the court of James IV in Scotland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=13943, accessed 11 December 2016.]