The North West and Landscape History. Settlement, Landscape and Community to 1070. Population, Environment and the Medieval Agrarian Landscape. Woodland, Forest and Pasture. Farm, House and Castle. Boroughs, Markets and Fairs. The Church and the Landscape. Postscript. Bibliography. Index.
N.J. Higham is Reader in Medieval History at the University of Manchester. His many books include The Kingdom of Northumbria, AD 350 - 1100.
thoroughly researched...extensive'--Morris Garratt "Transactions of
the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society Vol.104, 2008 "
Provides an informative and stimulating read.'--Sarah Semple "Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire 157, 2008 "