Chapter One. Introduction

  1. Pauline Stafford Professor specialist
  1. Pauline Stafford Professor

Published Online: 27 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311020.ch1

A Companion to the Early Middle Ages: Britain and Ireland, c.500-c.1100

A Companion to the Early Middle Ages: Britain and Ireland, c.500-c.1100

How to Cite

Stafford, P. (2009) Introduction, in A Companion to the Early Middle Ages: Britain and Ireland, c.500-c.1100 (ed P. Stafford), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311020.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Liverpool University, UK

Author Information

  1. Liverpool University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 3 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106283

Online ISBN: 9781444311020

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Keywords:

  • companion to early middle ages;
  • “Atlantic Archipelago”;
  • story of English conversion to Christianity;
  • Anglo-centricity;
  • Northumbrian monk Bede, dividing inhabitants of Britain by languages;
  • vikings, describing Scandinavian activity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Bibliography