List of Illustrations vi
List of Contributors viii
Preface to the Second Edition xi
Preface to the First Edition xiii
List of Abbreviations xv
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA ENTRIES 1
Appendix I: Rulers of the English, c.450 - 1066 521
Appendix II: Archbishops and Bishops, 597 - 1066 539
Note on Maps 9 - 12 567
Index of Contributors 573
Classified Index of Head-words 579
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