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The Resource Alfred the Great, David Sturdy

Alfred the Great, David Sturdy

Label
Alfred the Great
Title
Alfred the Great
Statement of responsibility
David Sturdy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Alfred the Great, David Sturdy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Alfred's Dynasty and its Forebears -- 2. Alfred's Parents and Family -- 3. Alfred's Visits to Rome in 853 and 855, and his Boyhood to 866 -- 4. The Chief Places of Christian and Pagan Europe: trade, forts and the origins of towns before the 860s -- 5. Pagan Europe: Denmark and the Franks before the 860s -- 6. Christian Europe: France and the Vikings before the 860s -- 7. 865-872, Battles and Devastation: the Start of Alfred's Reign -- 8. 872-877, England under Viking Domination -- 9. 878-880, The Kingdom Lost and Won -- 10. Expansion and Consolidation -- 11. Reconstruction and Defence -- 12. The Church and Culture -- 13. 892-899, The Third Crisis and Final Peace -- 14. Postscript: the Kingdom of England -- 15. Alfred in Later Centuries -- Appendix: Alfred the Great in books, plays and poetical dramas of the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries
Control code
ocm36066170
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780094742802
Lccn
96134681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36066170
  • (Sirsi) a583627
Label
Alfred the Great, David Sturdy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Alfred's Dynasty and its Forebears -- 2. Alfred's Parents and Family -- 3. Alfred's Visits to Rome in 853 and 855, and his Boyhood to 866 -- 4. The Chief Places of Christian and Pagan Europe: trade, forts and the origins of towns before the 860s -- 5. Pagan Europe: Denmark and the Franks before the 860s -- 6. Christian Europe: France and the Vikings before the 860s -- 7. 865-872, Battles and Devastation: the Start of Alfred's Reign -- 8. 872-877, England under Viking Domination -- 9. 878-880, The Kingdom Lost and Won -- 10. Expansion and Consolidation -- 11. Reconstruction and Defence -- 12. The Church and Culture -- 13. 892-899, The Third Crisis and Final Peace -- 14. Postscript: the Kingdom of England -- 15. Alfred in Later Centuries -- Appendix: Alfred the Great in books, plays and poetical dramas of the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries
Control code
ocm36066170
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780094742802
Lccn
96134681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36066170
  • (Sirsi) a583627

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