About the Author:
Iain Soden read Classics at Durham University and for twenty-eight years has been a professional archaeologist, specialising in aspects of medieval England. He is the author of numerous archaeological reports, journal articles and conference papers and has been a regular contributor to radio and television. His previous books include Sir Ranulf de Blondeville. He is Director of Iain Soden Heritage Services Ltd (www.isheritage.co.uk). Iain lives in Long Buckby, Northamptonshire.