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Welsh history and its sources
Welsh history and its sources

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3.3.3 The conquest of Wales

A.D. Carr discusses the impact of the ‘conquest’ of Wales, and Edward I's programme of castle-building. Nancy Edwards describes the planning of Edward's new towns.

This extract is from Programme 2, Crown, conquest and communities, of the BBC Radio Wales Millennium History series, The People of Wales (1999).

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