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The Norman Conquest : a new introduction

Author: Richard Huscroft
Publisher: Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson/Longman, 2009.
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The events of 1066 are perhaps the most famous in English history, and their consequences for the British Isles and for Europe as a whole were profound. In this book, the author provides the most accessible, challenging and up to date introduction to the subject available. It contains a strong blend of political, economic, social and cultural history; excellent chronology of key dates and a guide to further reading,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huscroft, Richard.
Norman Conquest.
Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson/Longman, 2009
(OCoLC)649899422
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Huscroft
ISBN: 9781405811552 1405811552
OCLC Number: 245598988
Description: xxi, 369 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The principal sources --
Britain and Normandy in the eleventh century --
The origins of conquest, 991-1066 --
Conquest, 1066 --
Conquest consolidated, 1067-1087 --
Conquest confirmed, 1087-1100 --
The English conquest of Normandy, 1100-1106 --
Government and law --
Land and armies --
Economies and families --
The Church --
Britain and Normandy in 1106, myths and reality.
Responsibility: Richard Huscroft.
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The events of 1066 are perhaps the most famous in English history, and their consequences for the British Isles and for Europe as a whole were profound. In this book, the author provides the most accessible, challenging and up to date introduction to the subject available. It contains a strong blend of political, economic, social and cultural history; excellent chronology of key dates and a guide to further reading, and engages with recent historiographical debates for added relevance.

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