The Conqueror reassesed

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History Today
Vol. 66, no. 10 (October 2016), p. 43-45

Note

In the popular imagination William the Conqueror is, without doubt, the villain. Yet the sources we have for his life are ambivalent. Marc Morris revisits the evidence to show the man behind the mythology: neither good nor bad, bur complex and human