Much of the evidence we have of past times comes from the buildings people left behind. Their homes, villages and towns give us clues that help us find out about the way they lived. History On Your Doorstep explores different periods of British history through our building heritage.
Alex Woolf studied history at Essex University, and has written and edited many 20th century history titles for young people.
Invaders and Settlers How Do We Know? Houses Inside the Home Pit Dwellings Framed Buildings Stone Buildings Churches Great Halls Farms and Settlements Fortified Towns Jorvik - a Viking Town Burial Sites Timeline Glossary Places to Visit Index