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The ballad of the White Horse

Author: G K Chesterton
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alfred the Great was the seventh-century Saxon King of Wessex who—with the aid of God and the Virgin Mary—defended his land against the Vikings. Incorporating fact and legend, Chesterton's epic 1911 poem narrates Alfred's exploits on the battlefield. It may have provided inspiration for J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Poetry
Named Person: Alfred, King of England; Alfred, King of England
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: G K Chesterton
ISBN: 9781411445468 1411445465
OCLC Number: 828678577
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: G.K. Chesterton.

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Alfred the Great was the seventh-century Saxon King of Wessex who—with the aid of God and the Virgin Mary—defended his land against the Vikings. Incorporating fact and legend, Chesterton's epic 1911 poem narrates Alfred's exploits on the battlefield. It may have provided inspiration for J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

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