William the Conqueror: The Norman Impact Upon England
In "William the Conquerer, " Professor Douglas analyzes the causes and the true character of 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.
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Review: William the Conqueror: The Norman Impact Upon England (The English Monarchs)User Review - Alex - Goodreads
Academic biography. While thorough in scholarship, the prose can be long and it is not written in a particularly flowing style. Interesting subject, but not exactly a page turner. Read full review
Review: William the Conqueror: The Norman Impact Upon England (The English Monarchs)User Review - Sarah - Goodreads
I debated between three and four stars for some time and finally settled on four - if only Goodreads believed in half stars! This book is incredibly well-researched and detailed. The author knows his ... Read full review