Day: March 30, 2017

Dominions of Cnut – #Silenti

Pity poor King Canute (Real name ‘Cnut’ pron: Kn-ootr). He went down in English history as the King who was so self-important┬áthat he sat in a ceremonial chair on the beach, ordering the tide not to come in… Only, according to many leading historians, he didn’t… This intelligent eleventh century ruler of England, Norway and Denmark – the ‘North Sea Empire’, as it was … Read More Dominions of Cnut – #Silenti

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