Monthly Archives: October 2013

ENGLAND IS BORN ON THE BLOODY FIELD AT BRUNANBURH

The Battle of Brunanburh is largely unknown to all but the most die-hard buffs of Anglo-Saxon or Viking history. But it is a battle that deserves to be remembered. For it was the largest and bloodiest battle fought in Anglo-Saxon England prior … Continue reading

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1066: A MOMENTOUS YEAR!

On October 14, 1066, two determined enemies faced each other over shallow valley. Arrayed on one side was the invading army of William, Duke of Normandy. Looking down upon them from the heights of Senlac Hill were the defenders of England, led by their warrior king, … Continue reading

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