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The Monarchs: Alfred the Great – King of Wessex

On the year of his death in 899 Alfred the Great was known only as Alfred, King of Wessex. During the first year of his reign alone, King Alfred fought nine bloody battles with Viking invaders, but it was peace, not war, at which King Alfred really excelled. Uniting what was previously a smattering of […] The post The Monarchs: Alfred the Great – King of Wessex appeared first on Anglotopia.
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