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1066

Supposedly the last date when the English were conquered, 1066 has long been iconic, long a favoured subject for historical fiction. It is a ...Read Guide

Some Web Resources for 1066

Game Excellent 1066 game – play with the family and introduce them to Fulford, Stamford Bridge and Hastings (Senlac). Warning: contains some taunts with some (...Read Guide

Defining the Genre: What are the rules for historical fiction? by Sarah Johnson

Sarah Johnson Eastern Illinois University [This speech formed part of a panel discussion on historical fiction at the Associated Writing Programs annual conference ...Read Guide

In the Shadow of 1066: blogs for the 2011 anniversary

1066 is the most iconic date in English history, but few of us know much about the characters involved beyond the bare facts: Harold ...Read Guide