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The Medieval Castle in England and Wales: A Political and Social History

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In examining the role of the castle in the Norman conquest of England, many studies have stressed its architectural development. Almost none have even mentioned its significant nonmilitaristic administrative role in the social and economic history of England.
Paperback, 376 pages
Published November 4th 1993 by Cambridge University Press (first published January 25th 1991)
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