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The battle of Hastings, 1066

Author: M K Lawson
Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire : Tempus, 2003.
Series: Battles & campaigns.
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Depicts the Battle of Hastings in 1066, using the Bayeux Tapestry as a relevant, primary source of information only to spawn complex discussions of other varied sources and issues-- many incapable of resolution.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lawson, M.K. (Michael Kenneth), 1950-
Battle of Hastings, 1066.
Stroud, Gloucestershire, [England] : Tempus, 2003
(OCoLC)609328599
Named Person: Harold, King of England; Harold, King of England
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M K Lawson
ISBN: 0752426893 9780752426891
OCLC Number: 58836883
Description: 319 p., [20] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Contents: The prelude --
The sources : part one --
The sources : part two --
The English Army --
The French Army --
The battle --
Appendix : The death of Harold and the authority of the present form of the Bayeux Tapestry --
Genealogical tables 1-4 --
The Bayeux Tapestry according to the engravings pu[b]lished by Antoine Lancelot in 1729 and 1733.
Series Title: Battles & campaigns.
Responsibility: M.K. Lawson.
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This fresh, critical analysis of the Bayeux Tapestry has led to explosive conclusions. The author proves that the figure accepted as Harold being hit in the eye was simply one of the king's  Read more...

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