In 1086 the Domesday Book, perhaps the most remarkable historical document in existence, was compiled. This tremendous survey of England and its people was made at the behest of the Norman, William the Conqueror. Michael Wood's "Domesday: A Search for the Roots of England" is a study of the ancient manuscript and an attempt to analyse the world that the Domesday Book portrayed. He uses the Domesday record to examine Norman society, and also to penetrate beyond it to the Anglo-Saxon, Roman and Iron Age cultures that preceded ...

Domesday: A Search for the Roots of England 1990, BBC Books, London

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Domesday: A Search for the Roots of England 1988, Facts on File

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Domesday: A Search for the Roots of England 1986, BBC Books, London

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