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Alfred was an ambitious ruler who defeated the Vikings, promoted education, and sought to provide a better life for his subjects. Never expecting to inherit the crown his early life was focused on scholarly pursuits. During his reign the foundations were laid for a untied England resulting in him being named the first king of the Anglo-Saxons. #history
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