- The Medieval Sourcebook
In the year of our Lords incarnation the eight hundred and seventyeighth, andthe thirtieth from King Alfreds birth, the oftmentioned army left Exeter andcame to Chippenham, a royal vill located in the north of Wiltshire on theeastern bank of the rive ...
- A Alfred Great
Born at Wantage, Berkshire, in 849, Alfred was the fifth son of Aethelwulf, king of the West Saxons. At their fathers behest and by mutual agreement, Alfreds elder brothers succeeded to the kingship in turn, rather than endanger the kingdom by passin ...
- A BBCKing Alfred
The Known as King Alfred Aelfred the Great, or King of Wessex, he became ruler of the West Saxons. ...
- The Alfred
The Biography for the king of Wessex 871–99, sometimes called Alfred the Great, b. Wantage, Berkshire. ...