Brian Boru, High King of Ireland


 Illustration of Brian Boru by John Fergus O'Hea, engraved by C. M. Grey
Illustration of Brian Boru by John Fergus O'Hea, engraved by C. M. Grey

As High King of Ireland, Brian Boru fought against -- and ultimately ended -- the rule of Niall Noigiallach's descendents. Tune in as Katie and Sarah take a closer look at the life of Brian Boru in this podcast.

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Topics in this Podcast: Irish history, biographies, 10th century, warfare, Ireland