Explore the Anglo Saxon Kingdom of Mercia
Historian and author, John Hunt, explores the story of the Kingdom of Mercia in the first of a series of short videos to compliment his new book.
KEYWORDS: Anglo Saxons. Mercia, Staffordshire Hoard, Tamworth, Offa, Saint Chad, Lichfield, John Hunt, Book
Warriors, Warlords and Saints
Anglo Saxon Mercia was a great power in its day, although many aspects of it have been shrouded in myth and mystery. However, recent discoveries, such as the Staffordshire Hoard and the Lichfield Angel, have shone a fascinating light into the world of Mercia and the Mercians. In Warriors, Warlords...
Dr John Hunt