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Why was the Domesday book so important?
February 28, 2011 7:50PM
the Domesday book was so important because it allowed William the conqueror to check what the people of England owned so that he could keep a record of how much to tax people depending on what stuff they had
Why is the domesday book called the domesday book when William ruled England?
What language was used to write the Domesday book?
What was the Domesday Book and why is it important?
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When did King William order the Domesday book to be started?