By Henrietta Leyser
Written by way of the Oxford historian Henrietta Leyser, BEDA is a gazetteer to the remainder Anglo-Saxon ruins in England, a lot of them from the time of the Venerable Bede. in case you have received Simon Jenkins' a hundred top church buildings and now wish whatever varied, this is often a useful window onto the area of the writer of the Ecclesiastical historical past of the English humans.
Concentrating on Bede himself (our most useful old resource on Anglo Saxon England, and writer of books that performed a key function within the improvement of English nationwide identity), BEDA is an obtainable historical past and a guidebook at the same time.
Since Sr Benedicta Ward's ebook on Bede, with its endorsement by means of Rowan Williams, common curiosity in Anglo-Saxon Britain has been growing to be. BEDA serves as an ideal creation to the topic, and is the single booklet of its variety.
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Beda: A Journey to the Seven Kingdoms at the Time of Bede by Henrietta Leyser