1066: The Year of the Conquest

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Paw Prints, Jul 10, 2008 - History - 207 pages
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An account of the year's events in England, from the death of Edward the Confessor, through the struggle for succession, to the Christmas coronation of William of Normandy, focuses on the Norman invasion and the Battle of Hastings

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The year 1066 is so important, so vital to the course of European history, but somehow we manage to reduce it to “the Battle of Hastings.” That is largely what I was expecting with this short history ... Read full review

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Further proof that the key to good historical writing is not having an argument. Read full review

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