Alfred the Great

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History Today
Vol. 13, no. 3 (March 1963), p. 143-151

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King of Wessex from AD 871 to 899, Alfred has earned his fame as a stubborn defender of England against the Danish invaders; he was also a notable man of letters, of an imaginative temperament, anxious to improve both himself and the human race