From Roman Britain to Norman England / Edition 2

From Roman Britain to Norman England / Edition 2

by P.H. Sawyer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415178940

ISBN-13: 9780415178945

Pub. Date: 11/24/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This revised edition of the classic text of the period provides both the student and the specialist with an informative account of post-Roman English society.
After a general survey of the main developments from the fourth century to the eleventh, the book offers analysis of:
* social organization
* the changing character of kingship, of royal

Overview

This revised edition of the classic text of the period provides both the student and the specialist with an informative account of post-Roman English society.
After a general survey of the main developments from the fourth century to the eleventh, the book offers analysis of:
* social organization
* the changing character of kingship, of royal government and the influence of the church
* the history of settlement
* the making of the landscape
* the growth of towns and trade
* the consequences of the Norman Conquest.
The author also considers the various influences; British, Frankish, Viking and Christian that helped shape English society and contributed to the making of a united kingdom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415178945
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/24/1998
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile:
1520L (what's this?)

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