By Andrew Bridgeford
Reading the tapestry as though it have been a written textual content, Bridgeford discovers a wealth of recent details subversively and ingeniously encoded within the threads, which looks to undermine the Norman standpoint whereas offering a mystery story undetected for centuries-an account of the ultimate years of Anglo-Saxon England rather varied from the Norman version.
Bridgeford brings alive the turbulent eleventh century in western Europe, a global of formidable warrior bishops, court docket dwarfs, ruthless knights, and strong girls. 1066 offers readers an extraordinary surprise-a booklet that reconsiders a long-accepted masterpiece, and sheds new gentle on a pivotal bankruptcy of English history.
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