History West Midlands
Getting to the heart of Anglo Saxon England
Full colour images throughout
Anglo Saxon Mercia was a great power in its day, although many aspects of it have been shrouded in myth & mystery. In the richly illustrated Warriors, Warlords and Saints: The Anglo Saxon Kingdom of Mercia, author John Hunt uses this evidence to paint a vivid picture of this political and cultural powerhouse which, at the height of its influence, ruled over much of England, and reached out across Europe.Click here to order »
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This is an accessible and thoroughly enjoyable book for the non-specialist reader who wants to know more about this crucially important figure of his age.
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