Conquests, Catastrophe and Recovery

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John Gillingham is Emeritus Professor of History at the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Fellow of the British Academy. His books include Richard I (1999), The English in the Twelfth Century: Imperialism, National Identity and Political Values (2000) and The Angevin Empire (2001).

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"No other single volume offers so comprehensive a consideration of the geography, economy, politics, society and religion of medieval Britain in so engaging and accessible a fashion as Gillingham's" -- Sarah Foot BBC History Magazine "Excellent" -- Dan Snow "Clear, concise and utterly compelling. You won't find a better general history of medieval Britain" -- Marc Morris

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