The life of alfred the great
The life of king alfred by asser & trans): alfred the great (penguin classics, london, 1983) includes translations of asser's life of king alfred. Information, summary, facts and articles about the life of alfred the great, king of the anglo saxons in 9th century england.
Librivox recording of life of alfred the great by asser, bishop of sherborne, translated by j a giles, and read by r s steinberg a life of king alfred. Asser (died c 909) was a welsh monk from st david's, dyfed, who became bishop of sherborne in the 890s about 885 he was asked by alfred the great to leave st david. Barbara yorke considers the reputation of king alfred the great, and the enduring cult around his life and legend.
Alfred the great [justin pollard] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers alfred is the only english king ever to be called 'great' it was not a title.
Alfred the great was the king of the southern anglo-saxon kingdom of wessex from 871 to 899 this biography of alfred the great provides detailed information about. Alfred the great, asser's life of king alfred and other contemporary sources harmondsworth, england: penguin isbn.
Alfred the great later known as the 'danelaw' alfred therefore gained control of areas of west mercia and kent which had been beyond the boundaries of wessex.
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