249 – Kenneth MacAlpin and the Birth of Scotland


We’ve reached the end of an era. It was late 899, and Alfred (who has been our central figure for dozens of episodes) was at last at rest. But with his death, there was a sudden opening at the top levels of West Saxon politics and Alfred’s son, Edward, was a top contender for that position.

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  5 Replies to “249 – Kenneth MacAlpin and the Birth of Scotland”

  1. Ken McFarlane
    August 3, 2017 at 5:38 pm

    Good to see you finally getting to the important stuff.
    –Kenneth McFarlane

    • Ryan
      August 4, 2017 at 12:30 pm

      Congratulations, guys!

  2. Cristina
    August 5, 2017 at 6:53 pm

    Congratulations, Jamie and Dr. Zee!

  3. Sophie Morrison
    August 10, 2017 at 2:28 am

    Congrats!!! Much celebration to be had! I’ve finally caught up with all the episodes! What to do with life now while I wait for the next episode?…

  4. Elizabeth Marcotte
    August 12, 2017 at 2:07 pm


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