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Domesday Book - Wikipedia

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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 - 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 - 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 ...

Domesday Book - The National Archives

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Domesday Book is the oldest government record held in The National Archives. ... Fixed questions were asked, such as what the place was called, who owned it  ...

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 ...

Domesday Book | English history | Britannica.com

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Dec 17, 2008 ... Domesday Book covers all of England except the northern areas. Though invariably called Domesday Book, in the singular, it in fact consists of ...

The Domesday Book - Middle Ages for Kids

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The results were compiled into two books which are called the Domesday book. There are actually two separate Domesday books, the Little Domesday and the ...

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 ...

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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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 ...

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 ...

Domesday Book | Discover Domesday - The National Archives

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The World of Domesday exhibition depicts life in 11th century England. The National Archives is the home of Domesday Book, the oldest surviving ... The Day of Judgement or 'Doomsday' after which Domesday Book may have been named.