Æthelbald succeeds to the throne of Mercia (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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During his long reign, Mercia became the dominant kingdom of the Anglo-Saxons, a domination that continued until the end of the eighth century.

Editors. "Æthelbald succeeds to the throne of Mercia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6805, accessed 28 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. Reigns and Monarchy in the British Isles