How will these resources help you?
Introducing the individuals
Silk and the Sword: The women of the Norman Conquest
by Sharon Bennet Connolly, published by Amberley, (2018), 9781445678757
Developing the theme
Matilda: Wife of the Conqueror, First Queen of England
by Tracy Borman, published by Vintage, (2012), 9780099549130
'English Women and Norman Men' in The English and the Normans: Ethnic Hostility, Assimilation, and Identity 1066–1220
by Hugh M. Thomas, published by Oxford University Press, (2002), 9780199278862
A History of Britain by Simon Schama - A successful Viking invasion and an introduction to Edward the Confessor
published by BBC, (2008)
Quiz - student's copy
Quiz - teacher's copy
Text © Rob Bircher, 2020.