Anniversary Special: The Reckoning of Edward the Confessor [born c.1005]
with Dr Sam Newton
at Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo (map)
|10.00||Coffee on arrival|
|10.15||Edward the Ætheling (1005-1016)|
|11.30||Edward the Exile (1016-1041)|
|14:00||Edward the Exile (1016-1041)|
|15:15||Edward the King (1042-1066)|
Sam Newton was awarded his Ph.D in 1991 and his first book, The Origins of Beowulf and the pre-Viking Kingdom of East Anglia, was published in 1993. He is a Director of Wuffing Education and Time Team historian has been researching, lecturing, and writing as an independent scholar in Wuffing and Early Medieval Studies for many years. His latest book, The Reckoning of King Rædwald, was published in 2003.
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Barlow, F., Edward the Confessor (London 1970)
Brooke, C., The Saxon and Norman Kings (Glasgow 1963).
Hart, C., The Danelaw (Hambledon 1992)
Higham, N., The Death of Anglo-Saxon England (Stroud 1997)
Higham, R. and P. Barker, Timber Castles (London1992; Exeter 2004)
Liddiard, R. (ed.), Anglo-Norman Castles (Boydell 2003)
Magnusson, Magnus, & Hermann Pálsson, King Harald's Saga (Penguin Classics 1966).
Stenton, F., Anglo-Saxon England (Oxford 1971).
Swanton, M., The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle (Dent 1996; Phoenix 2000)
DeVries, K., The Norwegian Invasion of England in 1066 (Woodbridge 1999)
Please phone or email to check the availability of places and then send the application form and a cheque for £38, payable to Wuffing Education to:
4 Hilly Fields,
Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 4DX
(tel : 01394 386498)