By Robert Bartlett

This full of life and far-reaching account of the politics, faith, and tradition of britain within the century and a part after the Norman Conquest offers a bright photo of daily lifestyles, and raises our figuring out of all features of medieval society. There are vibrant info of the typical lifetime of traditional women and men, with their perspectives at the previous, on sexuality, on animals, on dying, the undead, and the occult. the result's a desirable and entire portrayal of a interval which starts with conquest and leads to assimilation.

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