Item description for The Timetraveller's Guide to Saxon and Viking London (Timetraveller's Guide) by Joshua Doder...
The decline of London after the Romans scarpered:
* What did the new Lundenwic look like? * Viking invasion * What did people wear, how did they make a living? * Where did Alfred the Great burn his cakes? * Viking invasion * Why was Ethelred so Unready? * The Battle of London Bridge * Viking invasion * King Canute * Edward the Confessor and his French mates * Norman invasion
A sane (honest) guide to London's most confusing period---including an archaeological trail for present--day readers, some of the funniest names in English history, the markets, the slaves, the endless changes of power and the everyday life of an average confused Saxon Londoner.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.48" Width: 4.96" Height: 0.16" Weight: 0.22 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2004
Publisher Salt Way Publishing
ISBN 1904153070 ISBN13 9781904153078
Availability 0 units.
More About Joshua Doder
When he isn't traveling the world, writing about Grk, Joshua Doder is a reporter for "The Guardian," He lives in London.