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Saxon England a political history of the English Dark Ages. by Harold R Smith

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Published by Heath, Cranton in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo Saxon period, 449-1066.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA152 .S6
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 623 p.
Number of Pages623
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6161706M
LC Control Number54023960
OCLC/WorldCa5999576

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The Saxon Stories (also known as Saxon Tales/Saxon Chronicles in the US and The Warrior Chronicles and most recently as The Last Kingdom series) is a historical novel series written by Bernard Cornwell about the history of Anglo-Saxon England in the ninth and tenth centuries. The protagonist of the series is Uhtred of Bebbanburg, born to a Saxon lord in Northumbria, but captured and adopted by Author: Bernard Cornwell. 'outstanding one of the most valuable contributions ever made to our knowledge of the history of our own land' English Historical Review This book covers the emergence of the earliest English kingdoms to the establishment of the Anglo-Norman monarchy in Professor Stenton examines the development of English society, from the growth of royal power to the establishment of feudalism /5(3). Life in Anglo-Saxon England book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Internet Medieval Sourcebook. Selected Sources: England. Anglo-Saxon Britain. The Saxon Invasions. The Age of Bede. The Age of Alfred. Law and Government. Later Anglo-Saxon England. Ango-Saxon Literature. The Conquest William I: Administration & the Domesday Book. Henry I and the Norman Regnum. Angevin England. The Man and His Family.

This beautifully illustrated book draws on the latest archaeological discoveries to present a radical reappraisal of the Anglo-Saxon built environment and its inhabitants. John Blair, one of the world's leading experts on this transformative era in England's early history, explains the origins of towns, manor houses, and castles in a completely Cited by: 4.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Norman Conquest: The Battle of Hastings and the Fall of Anglo-Saxon England by Marc Morris at Barnes & /5(17). Discussing the development of English society, from the growth of royal power to the establishment of feudalism after the Norman Conquest, this book focuses on the emergence of the earliest English kingdoms and the Anglo-Norman monarchy in It also describes the chief phases in the history of the Anglo-Saxon church, drawing on many diverse examples; the result is a fascinating insight /5(2). Buy Anglo-Saxon England (Oxford History of England) 3 by Stenton, Sir Frank M. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(53).

Blair provides a compelling, integrated survey of Anglo-Saxon settlement, habitation, architecture, landscape design, and urban design. An impressive book of sweeping coverage, Building Anglo-Saxon England will undoubtedly become the standard work in the field."—Richard Gameson, author of The Role of Art in the Late Anglo-Saxon Church.   Building Anglo-Saxon England A radical rethinking of the Anglo-Saxon world that draws on the latest archaeological discoveriesThis beautifully illustrated book draws on the latest archaeological discoveries to present a radical reappraisal of the Anglo-Saxon built environment and its : OUP Oxford. However, Christian beliefs sat uneasily with the existing cultural values of Anglo-Saxon society, which continued to draw heavily on the warlike values of the their pagan ancestors. From the late eighth century, Christian England came under attack from pagan Danes. The Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England book series by multiple authors includes books Anglo-Saxon Crucifixion Iconography and the Art of the Monastic Revival, The Cult of the Virgin Mary in Anglo-Saxon England, Religion and Literature in Western England, –, and several more.