Guillaume de Normandie - XI.ème siècle. Guillaume le Bâtard, duc de Normandie, s'empare de la couronne d'Angleterre en battant Harold à la bataille d'Hastings en 1066. Il devient alors le roi d'Angleterre sous le nom de Guillaume I.er le Conquérant. Postal ilustrada por Patrick Dallanégra.
How Armor Works: Mail
This is a very special submission that is a really, really in depth discussion of everything about mail (commonly referred to as chainmail). Due to being so in depth, it’s also quite long so I’ve...
Kingdom of Jerusalem -Arms and Armor
Norman Knight - 11th Century. The Normans were descendants of vikings that established kingdoms in Normandy and became acculturated by the Franks and Gallo-French. In 1066 they would cross the channel and acquire lands in England - deposing the Anglo-Saxon aristocracy. From this new Norman-french speaking aristocracy the modern english language developed as a hybrid of Anglo-Saxon and Norman French.
'Norman Knight, Circa 1066' Sticker by Richard Fay
Clad in knee-length hauberk and nasal helmet, carrying a steel-tipped lance and a kite-shaped shield, a dismounted Norman knight of circa 1066 appears ready to conquer England in this original drawing by Richard H. Fay. / Artist’s pens on Bristol board, digitally coloured. • Millions of unique designs by independent artists. Find your thing.
Conquista normanda de Britania - Arre caballo!
Conquista de Londres (1.067) Tras la victoria en Hastings, Guillermo esperaba recibir la sumisión de los líderes ingleses supervivientes, esperó durante cinco días pero no…
The Norman Invasion: An Epic 11th Century Battle for the English Throne
When Edward the Confessor died childless, the stage was set for the Norman invasion of England in the 11th century.