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William the Conqueror : the Norman impact upon England / David C. Douglas.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM DA197 .D6 (Text) 00000106561988 General book Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 942.021 DOUGLAS (Text) 30403000393934 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 921 WIL (Text) 30032000231370 BIOGRAPHY Available -

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  • ISBN: 0520003489
  • ISBN: 9780520003484
  • ISBN: 0520003500
  • ISBN: 9780520003507
  • Physical Description: xii, 476 pages : illustrations, maps, genealogical table ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1964.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 427-447) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I. Birth and inheritance --Accession and minority (1035-1047) --The war for survival (1047-1060) --Part II. The Duke and the new aristocracy --The ecclesiastical revival --The rule of Duke William --Part III. Normandy and England (1035-1065) --The conquest of England (January 1066-March 1067) --The defence of the Anglo-Norman Kingdom (March 1067-November 1085) --Part IV. Willelmus Rex --The feudal polity --The royal administration --The king in the church --The end of the reign (Christmas 1085-9 September 1087).
Summary, etc.:
This book analyzes the causes and the true character if the Norman impact upon England in the eleventh century. The work is both a study of Anglo-Norman history and a biography of a man whose personal career was spectacular, and as reviewers have remarked, it is distinguished by a wealth of scholarship linked to a lucid and agreeable style.
Subject: William I, King of England, 1027 or 1028-1087.
Great Britain > History > William I, 1066-1087.
Great Britain > Kings and rulers > Biography.
Normandy (France) > History > To 1515.
Conquerors > Great Britain > Biography.
Normans > Great Britain > Biography.
Normans > England.

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