Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians
Aethelflaed (r. 911-918 CE) was the daughter of King Alfred the...
Alfred the Great
Alfred the Great (r. 871-899 CE) was the king of Wessex in Britain...
Bede (c. 673-735 CE) was an English monk, historian, and scholar...
Norman Conquest of England
The Norman Conquest of England, led by William the Conqueror, was...
Runes are letters in the runic alphabets of Germanic-speaking peoples...
Vortigern was a 5th-century CE English ruler best known for inviting...
Depiction of Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians (r. 911-918 CE...
Aethelstan (also given as Athelstan) - the figure on the left -...
Alfred the Great Statue, Winchester
Statue of Alfred the Great in Winchester, England
Alfred the Great Timeline
A timeline of events in the life of Alfred the Great (r. 871-899...
Britain, c. 600 CE
Approximate distribution of the different groups living in Britain...
Central Europe 5th century CE
Map showing central Europe in the 5th century CE.