In the Days of Alfred the Great

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  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

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Yesterday"s Classics

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8901145M
ISBN 101599150352
ISBN 109781599150352

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Alfred the Great was the first king of the Anglo-Saxons and one of only two English rulers to have been given the epithet ‘the Great’. He may have earned this title in part by defending his kingdom against the Vikings and for his efforts in improving education.

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Henty. Juvenile fiction about a young Alfred. Alfred’s mother told the year-old that he could have her book of Saxon poems if he could learn to read it. His motivation suddenly fired, Alfred found people to read him the book until. Alfred the Great. Alfred the Great ( – 26 October ) (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, “elf counsel” or “wise elf”) was King of Wessex from to Alfred successfully defended his kingdom against the Viking attempt at conquest, and by the time of his death had become the dominant ruler in England.

He is one of only two English monarchs to be given the epithet “the Great. And in thesame year the good Pope Marinus died, who freed the Angle race's school, at theprayer of Alfred, king of the West Saxons; and he sent him great gifts, andpart of the rood on which Christ suffered.

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Like all. This book is a comprehensive study of political thought at the court of King Alfred the Great (–99). It explains the extraordinary burst of royal learned activity focused on inventive translations from Latin into Old English attributed to Alfred Cited by:   King Alfred, exhausted and lost in the woods after beating the Danes in a vicious pitched battle, stumbles, bedraggled, upon a herdsman’s hut.

The huntsman’s wife invites him. 26 October – Alfred the Great dies. E nglish king Alfred the Great died on this day in Having successfully defended his kingdom against Viking conquest, Alfred. Series three of The Last Kingdom – based on author Bernard Cornwell's Saxon Series – was released on Netflix last week.

The historical drama explores the story of Uhtred of Bebbanburg, a Saxon-born warrior who was raised by Vikings during the reign of Alfred the Great Author: Matt Elton.

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The Law Code of King Alfred the Great is the largest and best preserved piece of legal documentation made prior to the Norman conquest of .

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