Mercenaries to Conquerors
Norman Warfare in the Eleventh- and Twelfth-century MeditterraneanBook - 2016
When a band of Norman adventurers arrived in southern Italy to fight in the Lombard insurrections against the Byzantine empire in the early 1000s, few would have predicted that within a generation these men would have seized control of Apulia, Calabria and Sicily.
Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Military, 
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: 909.0982 Br
Characteristics: ix, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm