This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
King Alfred the Great - This person, the subject of the book, lived from 849-899, and was a man of extraordinary character for his day.
Asser - This man was summoned by the subject of the book as one of the holy men to teach him to read. He was a monk from Wales and St. David's, and rose to become Bishop of Sherborne in the 890s.
King Aethewulf - This man was the father of the subject of the book.
Alfred's Brothers - These men were all kings and were...
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