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Domesday Book

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Domesday Book is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of .... The book is metaphorically called by the native English, Domesday, i.e., the Day of Judgemen...

The Domesday Book Online - Frequently Asked Questions

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Why is it called the 'Domesday' Book? It was written by an observer of the survey that "there was no single ...

Domesday Book | Discover Domesday - The National Archives

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The National Archives is the home of Domesday Book, the oldest surviving public record. ... You can also access the Discover Domesday exhibition, explaining why Domesday was created and how you can ... It was called Domesday by 1180 .

BBC - A History of the World: Domesday Book

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Aug 10, 2010 ... Domesday Book is the product of an extraordinary survey of ... They called it a " descriptio (survey) of all England", the "king's book", the "book of ...

The Domesday Book - Historic UK

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The history of the Domesday Book, commissioned in December 1085 by order of ... Viking chief called Rollo accepted the 'kind' offer of a large area of Northern ...

The Domesday Book, Recording the First English Census ...

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The Domesday Book, Recording the First English Census (December 1085 – August 1086). Use two ... The work was called the Domesday Book because:.

Domesday Book | English history | Britannica.com

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Though invariably called Domesday Book, in the singular, it in fact consists of two volumes quite different from each other. Volume I (Great Domesday) contains ...

Home | Domesday Book

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The first online copy of Domesday Book of 1086: search for your town or village in Domesday Book, find population and tax records, and see the original ...

Kids homework: Why is the Domesday book, called the domesday ...

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Dec 9, 2002 ... Kids homework Why is the Domesday book called the domesday book It was nothing to do with doom was it - trivia question /questions answer ...

The Domesday Book—An Extraordinary Survey — Watchtower ...

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Compilations of this survey came to be called the Domesday Book. Why is it still one of England's most important historical records? WILLIAM landed near ...

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Domesday Book - History Learning Site

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The Domesday Book is one of Medieval England's greatest treasures. The Domesday Book is closely linked with William the Conqueror's attempt to dominate ...

BBC - History - British History in depth: The Domesday Book

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The Domesday Book - compiled in 1085-6 - is one of the few historical records .... What the manor was called; Who held it at the time of King Edward; Who holds ...

The Domesday Book - History Magazine

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The name "Domesday" was applied within a few generations. Henry II's treasurer, Richard Fitz Nigel, wrote of Domesday, "This book is metaphorically called by ...