|Author:||Harriet Harvey Wood|
|Book title:||The Battle of Hastings: The Fall of Anglo-Saxon England|
|Rating:||4.4 / 5|
|Publisher:||Overlook Books (November 12, 2009)|
|Other format:||txt azw mobi lit|
A contrary account of the Battle of Hastings argues that the Normans' attack destroyed 11th-century England's highly developed and sophisticated culture, in an account that offers insights into key contributors, period warfare tactics and the motives for the invasion.