As King of Wessex, Alfred strove to emulate those kings of the past who, in his own words, had succeeded both in warfare and in wisdom. He led the battle against the Viking invaders of England and presided over the revival of religion and learning among his people. His reputation is a measure of his success.
Book Summary Alfred the Great: Assers Life of King Alfred and Other Contemporary Sources
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