William : King and Conqueror
by Mark Hagger
Editor: I.B.Tauris & Co. Ltd.
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1066 is the most famous date in the history of England.On October 14th, on Senlac Hill near Hastings, a battle took place that changed the face of England forever.Over the next twenty years, Norman’s culture was inflicted in England and English society and politics were radically reshaped.But how much is really known about William “the Conqueror”, the Duke of Norman who led his men to victory that fall on Saturday in what was supposed to be the last successful invasion of England?Mark Hagger here takes a fresh look at William – his life and leadershipAs king, he spent much of his reign threatened by rebellion and invasion.In response, he ordered castles and fortresses to be built throughout the earth – a symbol of the strength with which he defended his Kingdom and which, together with the first public recording of the Domesday Book, England, bear witness to a powerful heritage.This book presents a rounded portrait of one of England’s greatest sovereigns.
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