Scotland's History Early Scotland The Battle of Brunanburh

The Battle of Brunanburh – 937 AD

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Constantine II invades Aethlstan's kingdom. Described as one of the greatest battles of the Dark Ages, Aethelstan is understood to have won but the Scots did secure the independence of Alba from Aethelstan's ambitions. Video: A history of Scotland: The Last of the Free.

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