Sources and References
ANCIENT ANNALS, SAGAS, MANUSCRIPTS:
- The Orkneyinga Saga ed. Joseph Anderson (Edinburgh, 1873)
- Céitinn, Seathrún (Keating, Geoffrey), Foras Feasa ar Éirinn (History of Ireland), (1634)
- Njáls Saga (The Story of Burnt Njal) trans. by Dasent, George, Webbe (2006)
- Cath Cluana Tarbh (The Battle of Clontarf), ed. Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail (Dublin, 2011)
- Todd, J.H., Cogadh Gáedhel re Gallaibh (The War of the Irish with the Foreigners) (London, 1867)
CELT, the Corpus of Electronic Texts, has electronic copies of an incredible wealth of primary texts, including the Annals of Ulster, Annals of Inisfallen, Annals of the Four Masters, and the Chronicum Scotorum .
- Duffy, Seán, Brian Boru and the Battle of Clontarf (Dublin, 2014)
- Prophecy of Berchán: Irish and Scottish High-kings of the Early Middle Ages ed. and trans: Hudson, Benjamin T., Contributions to the Study of World History 54. (London, 1996)
- Hudson, Benjamin T., Viking Pirates and Christian Princes: Dynasty, Religion, and Empire in the North Atlantic (Oxford, 2005)
- McGettigan, Darren, The Battle of Clontarf, Good Friday, 1014 (Dublin, 2013)
- Newman, Roger Chatterton, Brian Boru, King of Ireland (Cork, 2011)
- Oliver, Neil, Vikings, A History (London, 2013)
ESSAYS & ARTICLES:
- Downham, Clare, ‘Clontarf in the Wider World‘ in: History Ireland, Vol 22 No 2 (2014).
- Lewis-Simpson, Shannon, ’Viking Age Queens and Identity‘ in John Sheehan & Donnchadh Ó Corráin (eds), The Viking Age: Ireland and the West, Proceedings of the Fifteenth Viking Congress (Cork, 2005) pp.217-226.
- McCraith, L. M, ‘Gormflaith, the Queen‘ in: Romance of Irish Heroines (Dublin) pp.42-50.
- Ní Bhrolcháin, Muireann, ’Who was Gormlaith’s mother? A detective story.‘ in: Lost and Found II – Rediscovering Ireland’s past. (Ireland, 2009), pp. 83-94.
- Ní Mhaonaigh, Máire, ‘Tales of three Gormlaiths in early Irish literature‘, In Ériu 52 (2002), pp. 1-24.
- O’Halloran, Clare, ‘Mythology: Brian Boru and his Afterlife’ in: History Ireland, Vol 22 No 2 (2014).
- Stacpoole, G.C., ‘Gormflaith and the Northmen of Dublin‘, in: Dublin Historical Record, Vol. XX, No. 1, December (1964) pp. 4-18.
- Swift, Catherine, ‘Gormlaith ingen Murchada ben Briain‘ From: Brian Boru Lecture Series, Mary Immaculate College.