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Guthrumlocked

(d. 890)
  • Marios Costambeys

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Guthrum (d. 890), king of the East Angles, came from Denmark. Although no source names him as such, he was almost certainly a leader of the 'great summer army' which in April 871 joined the viking force then based at Reading...

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D. Whitelock, D. C. Douglas, & S. I. Tucker, eds. and trans., (1961)