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Wessex to AD 1000

by Barry W. Cunliffe

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wessex (England),
  • England,
  • Wessex.
    • Subjects:
    • Prehistoric peoples -- England -- Wessex.,
    • Land settlement -- England -- Wessex.,
    • Wessex (England) -- History.,
    • Wessex (England) -- Antiquities.,
    • England -- Civilization -- To 1066.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-374) and index.

      StatementBarry Cunliffe.
      SeriesA Regional history of England
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA670.W48 C86 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 388 p. :
      Number of Pages388
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1710730M
      ISBN 100582492793, 0582492807
      LC Control Number92012638

      Maps, – – Contents of this web page. Maps below include: England in Stephen’s Reign; 49a Arrival of the House of Wessex video. I think I’ll act as bookmaker and run a book of odds for the reign you pack it all in at. Statue of Alfred the Great in town of Wantage, Oxfordshire, UK [Alfred was born in Wantage in A.D. ] Sculpted by Prince Victor of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, unveiled in (Unless otherwise noted, all illustrations are courtesy of Wikipedia)Today in Military History: May 9, AD [Today's post is an update to one originally published in ].

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      Wessex from AD (); P. Drewett, et al., The South East to AD (); P. Brandon, The South East from AD (); and other volumes in the same series. [A41] P. Stafford, The East Midlands in the Early Middle Ages (). As King of Wessex at the age of 21, Alfred (reigned ) was a strongminded but highly strung battle veteran at the head of remaining resistance to the Vikings in southern England. In early , the Danes led by King Guthrum seized Chippenham in Wiltshire in a lightning strike and used it as a secure base from which to devastate Wessex.


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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bettey, J.H. Wessex from AD London ; New York: Longman, (OCoLC) Get this from a library. Wessex to AD [Barry W Cunliffe] Wessex to AD 1000 book Barry Cunliffe's splendid contribution to the Regional History of England (of which he is co-editor with David Hey) survey the archaeology and early history of the ancient counties of Dorset.

The first volume for each set covers from the Paleolithic to AD ; while the second covers from AD to the s. Each volume has a separate author. A book covering prehistoric and early historic Wessex is long overdue. The archaeology of Stonehenge and the Neolithic Early Bronze Age of Wessex has been extensively treated by others /5(3).

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ISBN | Quantity: Shopping Cart Summary. Book Description. The prehistory and early history of Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, Hampshire, Berkshire, Avon, and the city of Bristol. Book Series. This book is included in the following series: Regional History of. Wessex to AD.

DOI link for Wessex to AD. Wessex to AD book. Wessex to AD. DOI link for Wessex to AD. Wessex to AD book. By Barry Cunliffe. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 1 July. Wessex (/ ˈ w ɛ s ɪ k s /; Old English: Westseaxna rīċe [westsæɑksnɑ riːt͡ʃe], the 'Kingdom of the West Saxons') was an Anglo-Saxon kingdom in the south of Great Britain, from until England was unified by Æthelstan in The Anglo-Saxons believed that Wessex was founded by Cerdic and Cynric, but this may be a two main sources for the history of Wessex.

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Wessex -- the ancient counties of Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Berkshire -. Buy Wessex to AD by B. Cunliffe from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Wessex -- the ancient counties of Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Berkshire -- is remarkable for its economic and social cohesion as a region, and for the extraordinary wealth of its ancient remains.

In this authoritative survey, Barry Cunliffe sets the great monuments and famous sites in their full cultural context. Wessex to AD / Edition 1 available in Paperback, NOOK Book.

Read an excerpt of this book. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 03/31/ Publisher: Taylor & Francis. Wessex to AD / Edition 1. by Barry Cunliffe | Price: $ Wessex, also known as the Kingdom of the West Saxons, was a large and influential Anglo-Saxon kingdom from to AD. From its humble beginnings through to the most powerful kingdom in the land, we trace its history from Cerdic, the founder of Wessex, through to his distant descendants Alfred the Great and Æthelstan who were responsible for defeating.

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Direct Debit (Personally. House of Wessex family tree. The chart shows their (claimed) descent from the traditional first king of Wessex, Cerdic, down to the children of Alfred the Great.A continuation of the tree into the 10th and 11th centuries can be found at English monarchs family tree.

The tree is largely based on the late 9th-century Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, the West Saxon Genealogical Regnal List. Looking for Wessex from AD - J.H. Bettey Paperback. Visit musicMagpie for great deals and super savings with FREE delivery today.

The first volume for each set covers from the Paleolithic to AD ; while the second covers from AD to the s. Each volume has a separate author. A book covering prehistoric and early historic Wessex is long overdue.

The archaeology of Stonehenge and the Neolithic Early Bronze Age of Wessex has been extensively treated by others Reviews: 3. Wessex -- the ancient counties of Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Berkshire -- is remarkable for its economic and social cohesion as a region, and for the extraordinary wealth of its ancient remains.

- AD. The Germanic people invaded England and established a number of kingdoms between and AD. Inthe Saxon King Egbert of Wessex established his superiority and joined all the kingdoms together. He was thus the first king of the unified kingdom. - In the early ’s, Danish Vikings had started attacking the."The ploughman feeds us all," declared Aelfric, the Wessex schoolmaster who, in the years totaught his pupils by getting them to observe and analyse the different economic activities they could see around them.

"The ploughman gives us bread and drink." 5. It looks so slow and primitive to us, the heavy plough dragged by the oxen train.AD Five Dynasties Begin- The period between was known as the period of Five Dynsties.

During this period imperial control was largely limited to the Yellow River Basin. AD The Treaty Of St. Clair-sur-Epte- In A.D., the Treaty of St.

Clair-sur-Epte was signed. Under the terms of the treaty, the Kingdom of Normandy was established, Rollo the Viking became .