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The history of England

from the earliest period, to the close of the year 1812.
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  • English
Published by West & Richardson, Boston; and Eastburn, Kirk & Co. New-York. , [Boston]
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StatementBy J. Bigland ...
LC ClassificationsDA32 .B593
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William ordered the Domesday Book to be written. This was a survey of the entire population, and their lands and property, to help in collecting taxes.

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This book is the history of England from the accession of King James the Second down to the time that is within the memory of men still living. The author shall recount the errors which, in a few moments, alienated a loyal gentry and priesthood from the House of Stuart.

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My library. His descendants have sat on the throne of England to this day. William I () ordered a nationwide survey of land property known as the Domesday Book, and redistributed land among his vassals. Many of the country's medieval castles were built under William's reign (eg.

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Contents: The land in its early inhabitants --Roman Britain and the Anglo-Saxon conquest --The development of Anglo-Saxon England --Anglo-Saxon institutions --Norman England --Henry II and the English constitution --the Angevin empire --The king and the barons --Intellectual and religious development --Life in country and town.Jun 26,  · The Most Powerful Object in the Universe - The Discovery of the Universe Documentary Space & The Universe HD 2, watching Live now.