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Raising up the enemies of Mercia

The St Andrews Sarcophagus is one of the more splendid pieces of artwork left to us from Pictish Scotland. Some might say the most splendid; I would always hold out for… 1,974 more words

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Day 3: Convocation and High Table Dinner

So rounding out the evening today….

Lunch: Eh.

Library Orientation: Love my professor for BS (British Studies) even more.

Harlaxton Boutique: Not bad, kinda small. 439 more words

PART 2 a - ATHELSTAN BECOMES KING

King Edward is dead.  He has died in battle.  All hell broke lose.  Or is it loose – I can never remember!

But let’s rewind a bit.  1,119 more words

History

King Offa's tomb

How does one leave a legacy? All leaders care about their legacy. Modern politicians seem preoccupied by both leaving a legacy and what it will be. 343 more words

Medieval Kings