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HISTORY
Modern
Britain Early Medieval Alfred the Great Battle of Edington, 878
ScandinaviaViking
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anglo-Saxon Text describing the Viking invasion 878-885, including the battle of Edinton in which Alfred defeated the Danish army led by King Guthrum
DATE
late 9th century
LOCATION
Oxford, Corpus Christi College → MS 173, fol. 15r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, probable mostly written in the court of King Alfred in Wessex
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RELATIONS
DMS
DMS, digital version
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