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...
Why is it called the 'Domesday' Book? It was written by an observer of the survey
that "there was no single ...
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
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 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 (December 1085 –
August 1086). Use two ... The work was called the Domesday Book because:.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...