Viking Press, 1978. 1st edition. HC in DJ. Superb copy. Minor spotting/foxing to fore-edge, else VG. DJ: not price-clipped, slight tear on back, else VG. Illustrated. 207pp.

EP note: Howarth’s work is very accessible; a graceful writer and historian. The story of the year the Normans invaded England, including the gruesome death of King Harold at the Battle of Hastings.