Publisher-Fontana/Collins-British Monarchy Series paperback
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Book Description Fontana Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. UNUSED, GOOD, NOT EX-LIBRARY, Tanned edges, Edgewear, 224 pages. 'An illuminating and imaginativereconstruction of what it really meant to be a king in Saxon and Norman times. Theessential merits of this book are its lightness of touch and its firm grounding inscholarship.' Economist'The whole book is packed with valuableinsights . It is a book to be read andcherished by everyone who is interested inthe English past.' Alfred Duggan, SundayTimes'In this illuminating account ProfessorBrooke depicts kingship in England fromthe time of the Teutonic invasions in thefifth century to the accession of Henry II inthe twelfth. The theme is engaging, and itstreatment vivid.' Times Literary Supplement'One of the outstanding merits of ProfessorBrooke's book is the lucid way in which heexpounds the most recent discoveries ofresearch.' British Book NewsThe cover illustration is a detail from the New Minster Charter of 966 showing a detail of the head of King Edgar (British Museum). Bookseller Inventory # 8840
Book Description Fontana, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110006329489
Book Description Fontana, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0006329489
Book Description Fontana. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0006329489 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0000688