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50 Notable The Last Kingdom Quotes for Fans Everywhere

The Last Kingdom quotes will give you a peek into the series.

One of the best British historical fiction series to date is The Last Kingdom. The series is based on the bestselling novels of Bernard Cornwell’s The Saxon Stories and has been a notable must-watch for many historical drama fans.

The story is set in the year 866 when the Great Heathen Army arrived in Britain and strengthened the relationship of the Vikings and the Anglo-Saxons. It focused on the Kingdom of Wessex and how it resisted the incursions of Vikings to Southern England.

The main character in focus is Uhtred of Bebbanburg, the successor of Saxon earldom, who was captured by the Danes. He was raised by the Danes as their own, however, upon growing up, he had to face the

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