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Author Baxter, Stephen Bartow, 1929-

Title The earls of Mercia : lordship and power in late Anglo-Saxon England / Stephen Baxter
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2007]
copyright 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 363 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Series Oxford historical monographs
Oxford historical monographs.
Summary Focusing on the family of Ealdorman Leofwine, Stephen Baxter reassesses fundamental elements of late Anglo-Saxon government and society, offering a fresh interpretation of the structure of the late Anglo-Saxon polity and the origins of the Norman Conquest
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Mercia, Earls of.
Leofric, Earl of Mercia, -1057.
Leofwine, Earl of Mercia, approximately 950-1028.
Anglo-Saxons -- England -- Mercia (Kingdom)
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 449-1066.
Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191710940 ebook