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date: 29 October 2020

Wulfstanlocked

(fl. 880)
  • Tony D. Triggs

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Wulfstan (fl. 880), traveller, was a mariner, presumably but not certainly Anglo-Saxon in origin, who made at least one voyage in the Baltic Sea. While his motive may have been mercantile, his importance lies in the detailed, word-of-mouth report which he gave to ...

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