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  1. Archetypal Narratives. Pattern and Parable in the Lives of Three Saints

    Archetypal Narratives. Pattern and Parable in the Lives of Three Saints [Paperback]

    Elizabeth M Krajewski (Author)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9782503577111
    Published by : Brepols
    Series: Studia Traditionis Theologiae
    Volume: 27
    This book sets three saints’ Lives in their specifically Christian and biblical context, recognizing that much of the anecdotal material in the narratives is modelled on biblical precedents, and that their authors and first audiences were Christia... .... Learn More
  2. Offa and the Mercian Wars: The Rise and Fall of the First Great English Kingdom

    Offa and the Mercian Wars: The Rise and Fall of the First Great English Kingdom [Paperback]

    Chris Peers (Author)

    £14.99

    ISBN: 9781526711502
    Published by : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
    In England in the eighth century, in the midst of the so-called Dark Ages, Offa ruled Mercia, one of the strongest Anglo-Saxon kingdoms. For over 30 years he was the dominant warlord in the territory south of the Humber and the driving force behin... .... Learn More
  3. Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians; The Battle of Tettenhall 910 AD; And Other West Mercian Studies

    Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians; The Battle of Tettenhall 910 AD; And Other West Mercian Studies [Hardback]

    David Horovitz (Author)

    Regular Price: £40.00

    Special Price: £30.00

    ISBN: 9781527206199
    Published by : David Horovitz
    This book seeks to investigate in detail the period leading up to the battle of Tettenhall, to analyse early accounts of the conflict, to identify the possible battlefield site, and to consider the roles of AEthelred and AEthelflaed. It also consi... .... Learn More
  4. Image and Power in the Archaeology of Early Medieval Britain

    Image and Power in the Archaeology of Early Medieval Britain: Essays in honour of Rosemary Cramp [Paperback]

    Arthur MacGregor (Author); Helena Hamerow (Author)

    £32.00

    ISBN: 9781785704659
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Rosemary Cramp's influence on the archaeology of early Medieval Britain is nowhere more apparent than in these essays in her honour by her former students. Monastic sites, Lindisfarne and Whithorn, are the inspiration for Deirdre O'Sullivan's and ... .... Learn More
  5. The Vikings in the West Country

    The Vikings in the West Country [Paperback]

    Derek Gore (Author)

    £16.00

    ISBN: 9781903356654
    Published by : The Mint Press
    This book is the first to bring together and analyse the Vikings in the West Country. It covers both the First and Second Viking Age, conquest, the fall of kingdoms, raids , hoards, metalwork, stone sculptures and place names. It provides from Dor... .... Learn More
  6. The Private Lives of the Saints

    The Private Lives of the Saints: Power, Passion and Politics in Anglo-Saxon England [Hardback]

    Janina Ramirez (Author)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9780753555606
    Published by : W. H. Allen
    The word 'saint' conjures a variety of associations in our modern minds. Some might connect it with suffering, charity and devotion to Christian values; others with miracles, martyrdom and heavenly gifts like the stigmata, while others still assoc... .... Learn More
  7. Guta Lag and Guta Saga

    Guta Lag and Guta Saga [Hardback]

    Christine Peel (Editor)

    £125.00

    ISBN: 9781138804210
    Published by : Routledge
    Guta Lag, the law of the independent island of Gotland, is one of the earliest laws of Scandinavia. The historical appendix to the law, Guta Saga, was written in the thirteenth or fourteenth century. Together, Guta Lag and its accompanying Saga pr... .... Learn More
  8. Beasts, Birds and Gods

    Beasts, Birds and Gods: Interpreting the Staffordshire Hoard [Paperback]

    Chris Fern (Author); George Speake (Author)

    £6.00

    ISBN: 9781905036202
    Published by : West Midlands History
    The Staffordshire Hoard is an extraordinary collection of Anglo-Saxon artefacts, of gold, silver and precious garnets, probably stripped from the weaponry, armour and religious talismans of defeated armies in 7th century England. Matching its unpr... .... Learn More
  9. Everyday Life in Viking-Age Towns

    Everyday Life in Viking-Age Towns: Social Approaches to Towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100 [Hardback]

    Letty ten Harkel (Editor); D. M. Hadley (Editor)

    £45.00

    ISBN: 9781842175323
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The study of early medieval towns has frequently concentrated on urban beginnings, the search for broadly applicable definitions of urban characteristics and the chronological development of towns. Far less attention has been paid to the experien... .... Learn More
  10. Bede

    Bede [Paperback]

    Faith Wallis (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781846318450
    Published by : Liverpool University Press
    The Commentary on Revelation is Bede's first venture into Biblical exegesis - an ambitious choice for a young monastic scholar in a newly Christianized land. Its subject matter - the climax of the great story of creation and redemption, of history... .... Learn More

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