TITLE

ALFRED THE GREAT STRIKES BACK

AUTHOR(S)
Carr, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides biographical information about Alfred the Great, a Saxon king of Wessex, England. Details on his campaign to drive away the Danish army and the Viking invasion of England in 878; Details on how he organized the remaining Saxon forces against his enemies; Analysis on the defeat of the Vikings; Danish influence in England. INSET: THE DANELAW.
ACCESSION #
4327043

 

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