Æthelbald succeeds to the throne of Mercia (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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

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Editors. "Æthelbald succeeds to the throne of Mercia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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  1. Reigns and Monarchy in the British Isles

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