The Norman Conquest of England, led by William the Conqueror, was carried out between 1066 and 1071 AD. The conquest saw the death of King Harold II at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 and the replacement of the Anglo-Saxon elite as William was crowned king and redistributed land to his fellow Normans.
Did you know that none of Edward Taylor’s poetry was published until 1939?
Reelen’s Konrad was the first of the Cappius clan to carry the “house name” of their farm in Haaren, Germany.
On 19 July 64 A.D., Rome burned. We thought it a worthy occasion to ponder something Mr. Longfellow wrote.
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