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Reference: Knight. Found at: Many other useful Knight links from this website.

The Shambles, arguably the best preserved medieval street in the world. It was mentioned in the Doomsday Book of William the Conqueror in 1086. Many of the buildings on the street today date back to the late fourteenth and fifteenth century (around 1350-1475).In some sections of the Shambles it is possible to touch both sides of the street with your arms outstretched.

British history junkie that I am I couldn't wait for this until May so ordered it from Awesome, but he stopped with Richard II. (It's understandable, the book is huge.) Hope he continues through to the War of the Roses and to Henry Tudor.

If you need a great resource for Middle Ages books, you've come to the right place. Here's a HUGE list of books for your Medieval Ages studies. Enjoy!


The world's most beautiful miniature books

Anne Boleyn's gold book. Anne Boleyn purportedly handed this miniature book of psalms, which contain a portrait of Henry VIII, to one of her maids of honour when on the scaffold in 1536. This precious manuscript is owned by The British Library. #history #books