The Norman Conquest: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by George Garnett
English | November 26th, 2009 | ASIN: B0066KU8B4, ISBN: 0192801619 | 169 pages | EPUB | 3.23 MB
The Norman Conquest in 1066 was the last time England was successfully invaded, and was one of the most profound turning points in English history, cataclysmically transforming a disparate collection of small nations into a European state. But what actually happened? How was the invasion viewed by those who witnessed it? And how has its legacy been seen by generations since?