Great Kings of England: Alfred the Great
- Rated UNR
- Genre: Special Interest-Politics
- Release Date: 9/26/2006
Few kings in English history deserve the title "great" more than Alfred, King of Wessex. In an age and country devastated by Viking invasions, Alfred inflicted a major defeat upon the Norseman at Edington in 878 and set about conquering the Danelaw territory to secure the unity of England. The great king also organized his forces into a standing army and built a navy.
|Run Time:||50 minutes|