By Morgan Llywelyn
The date was once stable Friday, April twenty third within the yr of Our Lord 1014. the main ferocious conflict ever fought in eire was once approximately to begin...
In the 3 a long time on the grounds that Morgan Llyweyln wrote the bestselling novel Lion of eire, she has studied the mythical lifetime of Brian Boru, excessive King of eire. usually disregarded as a legendary determine, as the entire identified evidence approximately him are contained in the a number of Irish annals. yet thirty years of study have led Llyweyln to finish with walk in the park that Brian Boru really lived, an outstanding conflict happened in 1014: and eire won.
Read concerning the lifetime of Brian Boru and the conflict that modified the process Irish heritage during this fascinating and available account.
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1014: Brian Boru the Battle for Ireland by Morgan Llywelyn