Mama's Family

Season 6 Episode 12

War of the Roses

Aired Unknown Dec 09, 1989 on NBC



  • Allusions

    • The title of this episode is an allusion to wars fought in Europe. The Wars of the Roses (1455 - 1485) were a series of civil wars fought over the throne of England between adherents of the House of Lancaster and the House of York. Both houses were branches of the Plantagenet royal house, tracing their descent from King Edward III.