By Toni Mount
A targeted photo is collected from unique resources corresponding to chronicles, manor court docket rolls, coroners’ rolls and the documents of urban councils. We examine not just of the royals and nobles of professional historical past but in addition the quarrels of a miscellany of characters, together with William and Christopher of York, Nalle Kittewritte who stole her neighbours’ washing, and Margery from Hereford who used to be murdered via an Oxford scholar. the realm within which they laboured, enjoyed and lived is vividly reimagined, in the future at a time.
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