An examination of the St. Brice's Day Massacre in conjunction with the chronicles, archaeological evidence, legal implications and ethnic identities related to the English-Danish conflict. This paper argues that examinations of the Massacre have been extremely limited in the past, and the full range of evidence must be consulted in order to uncover the full historical context and significance of this event.
Bachelor of Arts in History
Date of Award
Thomas, Erica, "Sanctuary Burning: The St. Brice's Day Massacre and the Danes in England Under Aethelred the Unready" (2016). History Theses. 18.