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Early Middle Ages Olivia Downs 4/21/11 HUM 2210
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Intro: Anglo-Saxons Will focus on the Anglo-Saxon period of the Early Middle Ages. Main focus: literature, art, leaders, religion, main battles, and law and government of the Anglo-Saxon culture.
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Beowulf Oldest English epic poem. Events take place in Scandinavia. Product of conversion of Paganism to Christianity. Written in the
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Purse cover, from Sutton Hoo Found in famous Sutton Hoo burial mound. Contained gold coins and ingots in this purse. Made using the technique cloisonne.
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Edward the Confessor Was the Anglo- Saxon king of England. Known as “the Confessor” due to his deep religious contentment. Ruled England for almost a quarter of
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Battle of Hastings Duke William of Normandy and King Harold of England were the main leaders. Rule passed from Saxon control to Norman kings. The last Anglo-
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Were changed to Christianity when Romans invaded. Did not
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course HUM 2210 taught by Professor Erikajohnson-lewis during the Spring '11 term at Tallahassee Community College.

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