Alfred the Great


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Alfred the Great

by Douglas Stuckey (Author)
Jane Drake (Editor)
Matthew Harvey (Illustrator)
John Fuller (Illustrator)



ISBN: 9781903035016


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A concise account of the place of Alfred, King of the West Saxons, in English history.


ISBN 1903035015
ISBN13 9781903035016
Publisher Wessex Books
Format Paperback
Publication date 00/04/2000
Pages 27
Weight (grammes) 651.00
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 248
Width (mm) 170

England before Alfred
Alfred's early years
Anglo-Saxon England
the burghal hidage
Alfred, founder of English monarchy
judgment by ordeal
law and holiday provision
the structure of Anglo-Saxon society
a short glossary
warrior king and father of the Royal Navy
Alfred and the Danes
map of Alfred's Wessex
a chronology of Alfred's life
Alfred, leader of the Christians
Alfred, scholar
Alfred, Shaftesbury, Sherborne and Winchester
gazetteer of sites connected with Alfred
Alfred's place in folkore
Alfred's legacy.