Dunstan: Saint and Statesman

Dunstan: Saint and Statesman

by Douglas Dales

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ISBN-13: 9780227900819
Publisher: James Clarke & Co
Publication date: 04/25/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 230
File size: 8 MB

About the Author

Douglas Dales was from 1984 to 2012 Chaplain of Marlborough College, Wiltshire, and he is now a parish priest in the diocese of Oxford. He is the author of several studies in Anglo-Saxon church history and other areas of theology, and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. He is the author of Dunstan: Saint and Statesman, Living Through Dying: The Spiritual Experience of Saint Paul and Light to the Isles: Mission and Theology in Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Britain.

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
Foreword by the Archbishop of Canterbury
Preface
Tenth-Century Regnal and Archiepiscopal Lists

Part One
Glastonbury: AD 909-59
Chapter1 The Legacy of Alfred the Great
Chapter2 Oritur puer strenuus
Chapter3 At the court of Athelstan
Chapter4 Abbot of Glastonbury
Chapter5 Exile and return

Part Two
Canterbury: AD 960-88
Chapter6 Archbishop of Canterbury
Chapter7 The monasteries
Chapter8 The statesman
Chapter9 Two kings

Part Three
The Legacy: AD 989-1023
Chapter10 The successors
Chapter11 The flowering of the tenth century
Chapter12 St Dunstan

Notes
Bibliography
Index

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