Peace-Weavers and Shield-Maidens: Women in Early English Society / Edition 1

Peace-Weavers and Shield-Maidens: Women in Early English Society / Edition 1

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by Kathleen Herbert
     
 

ISBN-10: 1898281114

ISBN-13: 9781898281115

Pub. Date: 12/28/1997

Publisher: Anglo-Saxon Books

An account of the earliest Englishwomen; the part they played in the making of England, what they did in peace and war, the impressions they left in Britain and on the continent, how they were recorded in chronicles and how they come alive in heroic verse and jokes.  See more details below

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An account of the earliest Englishwomen; the part they played in the making of England, what they did in peace and war, the impressions they left in Britain and on the continent, how they were recorded in chronicles and how they come alive in heroic verse and jokes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781898281115
Publisher:
Anglo-Saxon Books
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
1,055,493
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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Peace-Weavers and Shield-Maidens: Women in Early English Society 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The surviving Anglo-Saxon records are such that even this slim volume can take them all in. What there is to be found she teases out of every corner of manuscripts. A tendency to be about the upper-class, unsurprisingly.