The Depiction Of Anglo-Saxon Society In Beowulf Essay

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Register to read the introduction… burial at Sutton Hoo.  Likewise, Beowulf is burned among "the greatest of funeral fires" (line 2941).  It was the ceremonial tradition of the Anglo-Saxons to either cremate or return their warriors along with their worldly treasures to the sea.

 

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