Bayeux Tapestry Analysis

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The story of Bayeux Tapestry illustrates a political statement. King Edward picked William to be his successor after he died; however, Harold deceived him and took over the Throne of England. In addition, Harold fought William throughout the war in order to succeed after King Edward died. William believed that he should have been the next king of England. For example, the Tapestry shows Harold taking an oath of William, which I assume to be an agreement to support William as the King of England. Based on the Tapestry, the invasion of England was reasonable because Harold betrayed King Edward and William.

Furthermore, the Tapestry illustrates William and Harold preparing for the Battle of Hasting. For instance, William soldiers gathered weapons,
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