The English and the Normans: Ethnic Hostility, Assimilation, and Identity 1066-C.1220

The English and the Normans: Ethnic Hostility, Assimilation, and Identity 1066-C.1220

by Hugh M. Thomas
     
 

This is an important new study of the impact of the Norman Conquest. It provides the first full explanation of how the English and the Normans merged to become the same people. The author draws on anthropological theory, the latest scholarship on Anglo-Norman England, and sources ranging from legal documents to romances.

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This is an important new study of the impact of the Norman Conquest. It provides the first full explanation of how the English and the Normans merged to become the same people. The author draws on anthropological theory, the latest scholarship on Anglo-Norman England, and sources ranging from legal documents to romances.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199251230
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/19/2003
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

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