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    DescriptionThis survey, an introduction to the history of Anglo-Saxon England looks at political history, and religious, cultural, social, legal and economic themes are woven in. Throughout the book the authors make use of original sources such as chronicles, charters, manuscripts and coins, works of art, archaelogical remains and surviving buildings.The nature of power and kingship, role of wealth, rewards, conquest and blood-feud in the perennial struggle for power, structure of society, the development of Christianity and the relations between church and secular authority are discussed at length, while particular topics are explored in 19 "picture essays".


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    Title
    The Anglo-Saxons
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) James Campbell, Edited by Eric John, Edited by Patrick Wormald
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 272
    Width: 212 mm
    Height: 278 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 939 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780140143959
    ISBN 10: 0140143955
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
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    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKE
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    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Theme: APPR/CLASSA
    LC classification: DA152
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    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T General Subject: 431
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    LC classification: DA152 .C28 1991
    Thema V1.0: NHDJ
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1DDU-GB-E
    Edition statement
    Revised ed.
    Publisher
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Publication date
    06 August 1991
    Publication City/Country
    London