Book 2, Chapter 4, 857 AD to 878 AD – Treaty between Alfred and Guthrun


Saxon Chronicle

Gale, Rer. Angl. Scrip

* The ceorl,’ whence our word churl, was a freeman, of ignoble rank. Gafolland’ was land let out for rent or services. The Danish lysing or liesing and the Saxon ceorl seem to have been on an equal footing.

Asser’s Life of Alfred

Ingulph’s Chronicle

Turner’s Anglo Saxons

Lappenberg, England under the Anglo Saion kings

Strutt’s Chronicle of England.

Chapter 4, Reign of Ethelbald

His Stepmother Judith and Her Descendants


Fresh Irruptions of the Danes

Ragnar Lodbrog

St. Edmund

Chapter 4, Destruction of Croyland Abbey

Destruction of Croyland Abbey

Numerous Battles between the Danes and the Saxons

Accession of Ethelred

Chapter 4, Alfred the Great

Alfred the Great

Chapter 4, Fresh Troubles with the Danes

Fresh Troubles

Re-Appearance of Alfred

Chapter 4, Treaty between him and Guthrun

Treaty between him and Guthrun

Temporary retirement of the king to Athelney

Overthrow of Ubbo

The Danelagh


Chapter 5, Alfred from 878 AD, to 901 AD

Categories: Book 2

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