Timeline of King Robert the Bruce
The Scotsman newspaper recently reported that descendants of Robert the Bruce, Scotland's greatest king, are to mark his heritage with a tourist trail. And to read a history of Bruce is to travel the length and breadth of Scotland, and to Ireland and northern England. There are many books on Robert the Bruce, such as Caroline Bingham's Robert the Bruce, David R Ross's On The Trail of Robert the Bruce and Robert the Bruce: A Life Chronicled by Chris Brown. For children, try Robert Bruce by Rhona Dick.
This book from Scots historian David R Ross charts the story of Scotland's hero-king from his boyhood, through his days of indecision as Scotland suffered under the English yoke, to his assumption of the crown exactly six months after the death of William
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This series of history books is specifically designed to support history schemes of work for pupils in upper primary.
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The quintessential patriot king and national hero, Robert the Bruce brought independence to Scotland. Caroline Bingham's biography unites the historic figure of popular mythology with the genuine man.
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Comprising a collection of contemporary and near-contemporary documents from both Scotland and England, with commentaries by the author, this book details the life of Scotland's greatest king. It includes Barbour's 'The Bruce', an epic poem, which is the closest surviving source of documentary evidence.