Henry VI Part 2 Study Guides

  • King Henry VI Part 2


    King Henry VI Part 2 is a historical play by William Shakespeare about Henry VI of England. The play is the second in a series of three plays about Henry VI and concerns itself with the internal conflicts of English nobility before the War of Roses. King Henry VI marries Margaret of Anjou and, through her, various nobles attempt to wrest the thrown from Henry. The actors take sides between the House of York and Henry's House of Lancaster, culminating in a battle and defeat for Henry's allies.