Brian Boru, High King of Ireland


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