Any of the various battles and conquests propagated by the norse settlers of Normandy, including (but not limited to) the settlement of Normandy, the conquest of England, Wales and Scotland, and the conquest of Southern Italy and the Principality of Antioch.
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1066 and the Effects of the Norman Conquest on England
A collection of original and reprinted articles from the author of a novel set in the aftermath of the Battle of Hastings.
The Battle of Fulford
Information about the battlefield near York and the 20 September 1066 battle of Fulford, which preceded Hastings. Includes maps, photographs, and accounts, as well as a description of efforts to preserve the area from development.
The Bayeux Tapestry. Reproduction, translation and history.
Describes this medieval tapestry illustrating the history of William the Conqueror, Harold II, the battle of Hastings and the Norman conquest.
The Bayeux Tapestry
History of, and commentary upon the famous tapestry.
British History - The Normans
Continuing the on-going history of the British Isles, this site looks at the effects and changes brought in by the Norman invasion in AD 1066.
Gerald of Wales - The Norman Conquest of Ireland
Translation of a contemporary account.
Ireland's History in Maps
An essay with supporting maps.
Secrets of the Norman Invasion
Nick Austin examines the primary sources. He is particularly interested in trying to determine exactly where the Normans landed prior to the Battle of Hastings.
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