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Mercia and the making of England

Author: Ian W Walker
Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire : Sutton, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text re-examines events in the mid-8th to late-10th centuries to reveal the lesser-known role of the Mercians. The author shows how Mercia remained a powerful kingdom even after the long, successful reign of Offa.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian W Walker
ISBN: 0750921315 9780750921312
OCLC Number: 46959873
Description: xx, 236 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: A Mercian Empire?; dynastic disputes and decline; the great raiding army; the struggle for survival; lady of the Mercians; Mercia into England; the kingdom; the Church.
Responsibility: Ian W. Walker.

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This text re-examines events in the mid-8th to late-10th centuries to reveal the less-known role of the Mercians - the neighbours and rivals of the West Saxons, who occupied central England. The  Read more...

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