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King Lucius of Britain.

Author: David J Knight
Publisher: New York : History Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While everyone knows the story of King Arthur, few will have heard of King Lucius, a figure who has been consigned to myth and largely forgotten in the annals of British history. Examining the primary sources as well as the archaeological evidence for this second century king, David Knight convincingly refutes the generally accepted view expounded at the beginning of the twentieth century that identifies Lucius as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Knight, David J.
King Lucius of Britain.
New York : The History Press, ©2011
Named Person: Lucius, King.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David J Knight
ISBN: 9780752474465 0752474464
OCLC Number: 792685518
Description: 1 online resource (366 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Introduction; 1. King Lucius of Britio; 2. Lucio Brittaniorum rege (King Lucius of Britain); 3. The embroidered tale; 4. Continued disputation; 5. What are we left with? The archaeological evidence of King Lucius of Britain; 6. Our man in Raetia --
St Luzius von Chur; 7. Reconstructing King Lucius of Britain; Conclusions; A. The Epistle from Pope Eleutherius to King Lucius; Appendices; B. The Vita Lucii Confessoris Curiensis; C.A catalogue of King Lucius sources; Notes; Bibliography; Further reading.

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While everyone knows the story of King Arthur, few will have heard of King Lucius, a figure who has been consigned to myth and largely forgotten in the annals of British history.  Read more...

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