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England’s Greatest Gift – Beowulf [video]


“England’s greatest gift to the world”. That’s some claim, and famed historian Michael Wood makes it for Beowuf – England’s oldest poem.

This video introduces  “Beowulf,” the epic poem of the Anglo-Saxons.  From a culture which didn’t write things down, it is priceless. The manuscript – written by an ancient monk – survived the Great Fire of London by a miracle:  One copy only, and it is without doubt one of our nation’s greatest treasures.

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Whether English blood courses through your veins, or whether you simply speak the language, Beowulf will delight and move you. Give it a try!

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