Released to the public after one year for patrons only: Archaeology, geography, linguistics, textual analysis — all of these fields of knowledge must be brought to bear on a centuries-old question: Was there a “real” King Arthur? Answer: It’s complicated. We discuss the likelihood that some “historical” personage underlies the layers of legend.
Also see All Three Episodes: The Arthur Cycle
Suggested further reading: Higham, “King Arthur: The Making of the Legend.”
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