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The history of Anglo-Saxon England is told in what contemporary manuscript?



23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

This child king came to throne at the age of 12, but probably died in the Tower of London two years later



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