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The History Detective Investigates: The Normans and the Battle of Hastings

The History Detective Investigates: The Normans and the Battle of Hastings (Paperback)

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Who were the Normans and why did they invade England? What was it like to fight in the Battle of Hastings? How did the battle change the history of Britain?THE HISTORY DETECTIVE INVESTIGATES helps children discover the answers to these and other fascinating questions by visiting Norman castles and churches, looking on the Internet and finding clues about the Norman and Anglo-Saxon rulers of the past. The detective shows how to: Create a project about England in the dramatic year 1066. Discover the Norman past in your area. Find out what has been discovered about the Normans - and the Anglo-Saxons who fought them.There are also mysteries and puzzles to solve as you follow the detective's trail back to the Norman world.

Children'sGeneral non-fictionHistory general interestChildren'sGeneral non-fictionWarfare, battles, armed forces Publisher: Hachette Children's Group Publication Date: 10/05/2012 ISBN-13: 9780750268004  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Philip Parker is a professional historian specialising in the ancient world.

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