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The year 1000

what life was like at the turn of the first millennium : an Englishman"s world

by Robert Lacey

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

  • England,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • One thousand, A.D,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- To 1066,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Ethelred II, 979-1016

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-220) and index.

      StatementRobert Lacey, Danny Danziger.
      ContributionsDanziger, Danny.
      LC ClassificationsDA152.2 .L33 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p. ;
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL370522M
      ISBN 100316558400
      LC Control Number98031254

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The Year The year 1000 book by Robert Lacey and Danny Danziger a combination of a historian and a journalist is a time travel back to the Anglo-Saxon England of A.D, offering the reader a unique opportunity to inspect and experience its daily life. The reader will meet and observe how average Anglo-Saxons carried on with their routine life thereby offering delightful /5.

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An amusing, though lightweight, examination of English life in the year With millennial fever gripping the publishing world, biographer Lacey (Grace,etc.) and London Independent journalist Danziger bring us back 1, years.

Using a variety of sources, The year 1000 book the writings of the Venerable Bede, the Julius Work Calendar, and The year 1000 book, the authors probe topics as. The book’s title is misleading in that the content does not focus exclusively on the year ; however, this doesn’t mean it’s in any way a let-down.

This short history of Anglo-Saxon times, which predominantly covers the 10th century, is concise and engaging/5(39). Known by the locals as “Rus,” bythey had reached the Caspian Sea, adopted Christianity, and laid the foundation of Russia.

Despite the nearly complete absence of writing, when Columbus reached America in and Islamic slave traders penetrated Africa well beforethey found complex cultures with well-established trade routes.

Countdown to the Year book. Read 14 reviews The year 1000 book the world's largest community for readers. It's the year and the end of the world is coming-at /5. The Year What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium Robert Lacey, Author, Danny Danziger, Joint Author Little Brown and Company $23 (p) ISBN.

The Year is a vivid evocation of how English people lived a thousand years ago - no spinach, sugar or Caesarean operations in which the mother had any chance of survival, but a world that knew brain surgeons, property developers and, yes, even the occasional gossip columnist.

In the spirit of modern investigative journalism, Lacey and Danziger interviewed the. Some millennialists take this to mean that the 1, year reign mentioned in Revelation 20 parallels this verse in Revelation 5.

The difference is the word "will" in Revelation The saints in heaven NOW rule with Christ, but "will" (in the future) rule with Him on the New Earth forever. The wheeled plough was the foundation of life for English people living in the year It opened the soil to air and water, enabling soluble minerals to reach deep levels, while rooting out weeds and tossing them aside to wither in the open air.

It was not a new invention. In the middle of the first century a.d., the Roman historian Pliny. In The YearYale University historian Valerie Hansen argues that trade increased in numerous regions throughout the world around the year due to surplus agricultural increased production allowed some people to stop farming and produce goods for markets.

They were then able to become merchants who traveled old and new trade routes. The Year is an adequate book that may be used to offer good, basic information to people who are new to this part of British history. Summary Marketed as a book that describes the life of the ordinary person during the yearat first glance, Lacey and Danziger’s book would appear to be too short to accomplish its task.

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September was a children’s book and I chose Ross Welford’s The 1, Year Old Boy. This was Welford’s third book, published earlier this year. I loved his first novel Time Travelling with a Hamster which I read with a book group I used to run at my youngest daughter’s primary school.

The children all loved it too. The whole book is good. It answered all my questions, asked me a few more and answered those as well. Lacey and Danziger have based the book on a thousand year old document called the Julius Work Calendar.

The first chapter of The Year describes the technology used to create such documents and how it has been preserved over the centuries.1/5(77).

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The Year Book Summary and Study Guide. Robert Lacey, Danny Danziger Booklist Robert Lacey, Danny Danziger Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Year ; A very accurate study of what life was like at the turn of the first millennium in England.

Very readable. Valerie Hansen, an award-winning historian, argues that the year was the world’s first point of major cultural exchange and exploration. Drawing on nearly 30 years of research, she presents a compelling account of first encounters between disparate societies, which sparked conflict and collaboration eerily reminiscent of our contemporary.

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