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Author Ashe, Geoffrey
Title Kings and Queens of Early Britain
Imprint Chicago : Chicago Review Press, 2005
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Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface and Acknowledgements -- 1. Kings and Queens of Legend -- 2. Island and Empire -- 3. A Dawning of Possibilities -- 4. An Emperor Transformed -- 5. Disasters and New Beginnings -- 6. High Chief and Last Roman -- 7. The Once and Future King -- 8. The Successors -- 9. The Makings of a Monarchy -- 10. Northerners Ascendant -- 11. Midlanders Ascendant -- 12. Cerdic's Legacy -- Chronological Table -- Bibliographical Notes
Geoffrey Ashe skillfully weaves all the different accounts, legends, literature, historical documents into one continuous narrative that recreates in intriguing detail all the rulers and events, real or mythical, that are part of the rich tapestry of early history in Britain
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Ashe, Geoffrey Kings and Queens of Early Britain Chicago : Chicago Review Press,c2005 9780897334693
Subject Anglo-Saxons -- Kings and rulers.;Britons -- Kings and rulers.;Great Britain -- History -- To 1066.;Great Britain -- Kings and rulers
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