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Part of the Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperback.

'While he wore the crown, England experienced greater and more seismic change than at any point before or since'

On Christmas Day 1066, William the Conqueror was crowned the first Norman king of England. Marc Morris's concise, gripping biography sifts through the sources of the time to give a fresh view of the man who changed the country more than any other, as old ruling elites were swept away, enemies crushed and the map of the nation itself redrawn, culminating in the Domesday Book.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780141987460

    July 15, 2018

    Penguin Press

    128 pages

    RRP $12.99

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  • Hardback

    9780141977843

    September 1, 2016

    Allen Lane

    160 pages

    RRP $27.99

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  • William I (Penguin Monarchs)
    Marc Morris

    EBook

    9780141977850

    August 25, 2016

    Penguin eBooks

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