The Normans

February 2019
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Men from the North (S1E1)

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Robert Bartlett kicks off his three-part profile of The Normans with a look at how the fearsome warriors first established their province of Normandy in France.
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Conquest (S1E2)

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Robert Bartlett reveals how the Norman conquest was 'one in the eye' for Britain, as the all-conquering William built fortifications and commissioned the Domesday Book.
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Men from the North (S1E1)

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Robert Bartlett kicks off his three-part profile of The Normans with a look at how the fearsome warriors first established their province of Normandy in France.
September 2018

Domesday

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Dr Stephen Baxter reveals the human and political drama that lies within England's earliest surviving public record, the Domesday Book, which was commissioned by the Normans.
August 2018

Normans of the South

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Robert Bartlett explores the impact of the Normans on south Europe and the Middle East and the subsequent deep rift between Christianity and Islam. Final part.

Conquest

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Robert Bartlett reveals how the Norman conquest was 'one in the eye' for Britain, as the all-conquering William built fortifications and commissioned the Domesday Book.

Men from the North

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Robert Bartlett kicks off his three-part profile of The Normans with a look at how the fearsome warriors first established their province of Normandy in France.
April 2015
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3. Normans of the South

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Professor Robert Bartlett explores the impact of the Normans on southern Europe and the Middle East. The Normans spread south in the 11th century, winning control of southern Italy and the island of Sicily. There they created their most prosperous kingdom, where Christianity and Islam co-existed in relative harmony and mut...
March 2015
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2. Conquest

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In the second of this three-part series, Professor Robert Bartlett explores the impact of the Norman conquest of Britain and Ireland. Bartlett shows how William the Conqueror imposed a new aristocracy, savagely cut down opposition and built scores of castles and cathedrals to intimidate and control. He also commissioned th...
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1. Men from the North

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In the first episode of an exciting three-part series, Professor Robert Bartlett explores how the Normans developed from a band of marauding Vikings into the formidable warriors who conquered England in 1066. He tells how the Normans established their new province of Normandy -'land of the northmen' - in northern France. T...
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