Æthelred: The Unready

An imaginative reassessment of thelred the Unready, one of medieval England s most maligned kings and a major Anglo Saxon figure The Anglo Saxon king thelred the Unready 978 1016 has long been considered to be inscrutable, irrational, and poorly advised Infamous for his domestic and interna


Beowulf is a major epic of Anglo Saxon literature, probably composed between the first half of the seventh century and the end of the first millennium The poem was inspired by Germanic and Anglo Saxon oral tradition recounting the exploits of Beowulf, the hero who gave his name to the poem Here, i