A Needle in the Right Hand of God: The Norman Conquest of 1066 and the Making and Meaning of the Bayeux Tapestry By R. Howard Bloch, New York, 2006.

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A Needle in the Right Hand of God: The Norman Conquest of 1066 and the Making and Meaning of the Bayeux Tapestry By R. Howard Bloch, New York, 2006. Since my comprehensive review is posted on Amazon––and since 36 out … Continue reading

The Man Behind the Bayeux Tapestry

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The Man Behind the Bayeux Tapestry: Odo, William the Conqueror’s Half-Brother by Trevor Rowley, 2013 Tellingly, a banquet scene on the Bayeux Tapestry makes the central figure, in a Last Supper-like arrangement, Bishop Odo. This incomparable record of the Norman … Continue reading

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