The Anglo-Saxons. 2: Alfred the Great

The reign of Alfred the Great, including his struggles against the Vikings and the creation of the Danelaw

Synopsis

The story of Alfred the Great, through his struggles with the Vikings, the Danegeld, final defeat of Guthrum and his lasting legacy.

Resources

Transcript
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Song: 'Alfred the Great'

Resources

1. The Anglo-Saxons arrive
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3. Athelstan - first king of England?
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4. Beowulf - Part one
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