Harold and William: The Battle for England, 1064-1066
A dramatic reconstruction of the story of two rivals—Harold Godwinson (c.1022–1066), Earl of Wessex, and William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy (1027–1087)—in their bitter and bloody battle for the crown and the destiny of England.
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Review: Harold and William: The Battle for England, AD 1064-1066User Review - Catherine - Goodreads
The history snob in me wasn't crazy about the author's speculations, but dang, this is a good story. Read full review
Review: Harold and William: The Battle for England, AD 1064-1066User Review - Sphinxygold - Goodreads
it was more enjoyable to read than most nonfiction, because it was written like a fictional narrative, but me and mr. Patterson seem to stand on opposite sides of every conjecture and historical ambiguity. Read full review