Athelstan

The First King of England
Author(s): 
Foot, Sarah
ISBN: 
9780300125351
Date published: 
May 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£30.00
Pages: 
336

The powerful and innovative King Athelstan reigned only briefly (924-939), yet his achievements during those eventful twelve years changed the course of English history. This title offers an account of the king. It traces his life through the various spheres in which he lived and worked, beginning with the intimate context of his family.