The earliest English kings

Author
Edition
  • Rev. ed.
Published
  • New York : Routledge 2000
Physical description
1 online resource (275 p.)
ISBN
  • 0-203-17014-8
  • 0-415-09086-5
  • 1-280-32948-3
  • 0-203-13076-6
Notes
  • Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Service provider: MyiLibrary
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Dawson Books. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • English
  • EBSCO eBook
  • EBSCO eBook
  • Description based on print version record.
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; Abbreviations; List of figures; Preface to second edition; Preface; The peoples and kingdoms of pre-Viking England; Early Kent; The early kings of the western Saxons; The Anglian territories in the late sixth and early seventh centuries; The northern Anglian hegemony in the seventh century; The southumbrian kingdoms from the mid-seventh to the mid-eighth century; Northumbria in the eighth century; Offa; The Anglo-Saxon kingdoms in the first three-quarters of the ninth century; The coming of the Vikings; Appendix; Notes; Index.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Biography
  • Electronic books.
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • This text explains and explores the Heptarchy or seven kingdoms, of Anglo-Saxon England, as well as the various peoples within them, wars, religion, King Offa and the coming of the Vikings.

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