I love the King Arthur legend.  I read the Le Morte D'Arthur in high school and Mists of Avalon.  Plus the Mary Stewart Merlin series.

I love the King Arthur legend. I read the Le Morte D'Arthur in high school and Mists of Avalon. Plus the Mary Stewart Merlin series.

Anglo-Saxon Chronicle Abingdon II text of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. This entry is for 871, a year of battles between Wessex and the Vikings.

Anglo-Saxon Chronicle Abingdon II text of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. This entry is for a year of battles between Wessex and the Vikings.

The Peterbrough Chronicle. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicles refer to a collection of old writings and manuscripts kept by monasteries across England. They are written in blackletter and tell the history of the Anglo-Saxons. The recording started in the 9th century during the reign of Alfred the Great and stopped at different times in different regions. The Peterborough chronicle was still being updated as late as 1154.

The Peterborough manuscript of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, a prose history of England running until

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle.

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle began to be compiled in around 890 A., at the command of King Alfred the Great and consists of a series of annals written in the Old English language.

Anglo-Saxon Chronicle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle is a collection of annals in Old English chronicling the history of the Anglo-Saxons. The original manuscript of the Chronicle was created late in the century, probably in Wessex, during the reign of Alfred the Great.

Æthelflæd: d. 918; Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians, was the eldest daughter of Alfred the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Wessex, and his queen, Ealhswith.  Æthelflæd was born at the height of the Viking invasions of England. Her father married her to Æthelred, Lord of the Mercians, also known as 'Æthelred, Ealdorman of Mercia'. After his death in 911 she ruled Mercia, until her own death in 918. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle referred to her as the Myrcna hlæfdige, 'Lady of the…

Æthelflæd Lady of the Mercians, Princess of England - My grand Aunt - She was Lady on the Mercians, Eldest daughter of King Alfred the Great of England the Great and she was known as a great military leader who lead attacks against the Viking.

Caught up on your Old English? 9th-12th Century Anglo-Saxon Chronicles Now Online http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/digitisedmanuscripts/2016/02/anglo-saxon-chronicles-now-online.html

'Always after that it grew much worse': end of the entry for from the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle D-text, England, century, Cotton MS Tiberius B IV, f.

"Cornweallas" shown on an early 19th-century map of "Saxon England" (and Wales) based on the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle.

"Cornweallas" shown on an early century map of "Saxon England" (and Wales) based on the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle

Anglo-Saxon Chronicle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Anglo-Saxon Chronicle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Early medieval illustration of Aethelflaed - Lady of Mercia from England's Anglo-Saxon period at the end of the early middle ages. While nobly attired, her clothing is not lavish.

Aethelflaed, Lady of Mercia

Æthelflæd Lady of the Mercians Daughter of Alfred the Great and Ealhswith. Wife to Ethelred (from The Cartulary and Customs of Abingdon Abbey, c.

Peterborough.Chronicle.firstpage - Anglo-Saxon Chronicle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The first page of the Peterborough Chronicle, one of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles, originally written in Old English

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