Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library



Book

The Norman conquest : the Battle of Hastings and the fall of Anglo-Saxon England / Marc Morris.

  • ISBN: 9781605984513 (hc.) :
  • ISBN: 1605984515 (hc.)
  • Description: 440 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Books,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 942.021/Morris (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers New Books DA 197 M67 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult New Nonfiction NEW 942.021 MORRIS 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction DA 197 .M67 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult New Nonfiction NEW 942.02 MOR (Text to phone) Checked out 05/03/2014
Swampscott Lower Level 942.021 M (Text to phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult NEW Nonfiction (Across from Circulation Desk) 942.02 Morris (Text to phone) Checked out 04/02/2014

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 2012.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 354-414) and index.
Contents Note: The man who would be king -- A wave of Danes -- The Bastard -- Best laid plans -- Holy warriors -- The Godwinesons -- Hostages to fortune -- Northern uproar -- The gathering storm -- The thunderbolt -- Invasion -- The spoils of victory -- Insurrenction -- Aftershocks -- Aliens and natives -- Ravening wolves -- The edges of empire -- Domesday -- Death and judgement -- The green tree.
Summary: A riveting and authoritative history of the single most important event in English history: the Norman Conquest.
Subject: Hastings, Battle of, England, 1066.
Great Britain > History > William I, 1066-1087.
Great Britain > History > Norman period, 1066-1154.
Great Britain > History > Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066.
Normans > Great Britain.