The History of England

By David Crowther

On Going since Dec 2010 • Updated weekly

A weekly podcast on the History of England from the arrival of the house of Wessex with Cerdic in 516 to probably about 1901

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  Direct Link   Download 21 Minutes 05 Feb 2011

We look at Alfred the Great and how Wessex survives the Viking invasions from 870-878. 7 Alfred the Great and the fight for survival The History of England In 870 the Great Heathen Army turns its attention to Wessex. The first campaign of 871 sees 9 battles fought, and Alfred.... . .