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The John Rylands Research Institute

The John Rylands Research Institute Annual Lecture 2017

5 April 2017

The Anglo-Saxons and the Making of England

On 30 March, to a packed and attentive audience, Professor Michael Wood, Professor of Public History, University of Manchester, delivered the John Rylands Research Institute Annual Lecture for 2017.  With a presentation entitled:  'The Anglo-Saxons and the Making of England'.    Michael took the audience on a guided, illustrated tour into the foundations of the English state using imagery from the University's Special Collections, Ladybird books and cigarette cards.

Find out more about Michael and his work at the University's website.

 

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