The cover image may be different.

William the Conqueror

Hardcover - 03 April 2018
Abbott, Jacob (Author)
Rp 367,000
No Hidden Cost
Or  734 PEC Points
Other Formats Price PEC Price
New Free Shipping.
* Terms and Conditions
Delivered in 20 - 40 business days


American master storyteller Jacob Abbott's classic work on William the Conqueror tells the dramatic story of the Norman nobleman who conducted one of the most audacious invasions in European history and thereby wrote his name into the annals of history. Starting with the origins of the Norman people, this work explores-in typical easy-to-read Abbott style-the background and development of William's home and of his reign in Normandy. Also included are the stories of Matilda, Emma, and his son Robert's rebellion. The story then moves on to political developments in England, and how William became, along with two others, a claimant to the English throne. Determined to seize the kingdom of England for himself, William raised an army of mercenaries on the Continent, equipped an invasion fleet, and sailed across the English Channel in 1066. His subsequent victory at the Battle of Hastings, his seizure and consolidation of power as William I of England, and the writing of the famous Domesday Book, all form part of this enthralling story of European history.

Product Details

ISBN-10: 1515438732

ISBN-13: 9781515438731

Publisher: SMK Books       

Language: English

Age Range: NA - NA years

Grade Level: NA - NA

Format: Hardcover | 134 Pages

Product Dimension (L x W x H): 22.91 x 15.19 x 0.97 CM

Shipping Weight: 0.35 Kg

Customer Reviews

There are no reviews for this product.
Share your thoughts with other customers:
Write a Customer Review