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Fortifications in Wessex c.800-1016 : the defences of Alfred the Great against the Vikings

Author: Ryan Lavelle; Donato Spedaliere; Sarah Sulemsohn Spedaliere
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey, 2003.
Series: Fortress, 14.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The defence of the 9th-century kingdom of Wessex under King Alfred the Great against the "Great Viking Army" is one of the major military achievements of early medieval history. This work traces the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ryan Lavelle; Donato Spedaliere; Sarah Sulemsohn Spedaliere
ISBN: 1841766399 9781841766393
OCLC Number: 52783262
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction - Chronology - Design and Development - The Sites - Town and Garrison Life - Campaigns in Wessex - Aftermath - Visiting Alfred's Wessex - Bibliography and Further Reading - Glossary - Index
Series Title: Fortress, 14.
Responsibility: Ryan Lavelle ; illustrated by Donato Spedaliere & Sarah Sulemsohn Spedaliere.

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