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The Beginnings of England with Marc Morris

The roots of some important English traditions and political institutions began in one of those historical pockets of huge change but scarce written material in the centuries after the Romans left and the Normans arrived, making it challenging to find answers. Enter Dr. Marc Morris.

Marc Morris is a historian who specializes in the Middle Ages. He studied and taught at the universities of London and Oxford and is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. Well known for other bestselling history books as well as a TV presenter, you can learn more about Marc on his Wikipedia page, or follow him on Twitter @Longshanks1307


His new book is The Anglo-Saxons: A History of the Beginnings of England, published by Penguin. You can also buy it through

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Top Image: Image from the Cædmon manuscript, created in the 10th century.


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