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Ronald McNair Scott's "Robert the Bruce: King of Scots" is one of the best books I have read in a long while.
Ronald McNair Scott's "Robert the Bruce: King of Scots" is one of the best books I have read in a long while. The story of the life of Robert the Bruce is already well-known to me; it is the author's ability to weave the various story-lines together and keep me riveted on what was going to happen next that I found outstanding. This is a very well written biography that reads tremendously fast
Bruce's life makes for very dramatic and interesting reading, and well worth the retelling.
Robert the Bruce book. It is a story with episodes as romantic as those of King Arthur, but also one which belongs in the annals of Scottish History, and has shaped a nation.
Электронная книга "Robert The Bruce: King Of Scots", Ronald McNair Scott
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-) and index. Ronald McNair Scott recounts the story of one of the most remarkable and admirable medieval kings, from when Robert the Bruce had himself crowned King of Scots at Scone to his death, when his faithful follower, the legendary 'Black' Douglas, bore his heart in a silver casket to the Holy Land -from dust jacket.
Robert the Bruce is not always appreciated in America because he lacks the Hollywood image that Mel Gibson has lent to William Wallace. com User, July 25, 2001.
Robert the Bruce is one of the great heroic figures of history. When after years of struggle Scotland was reduced to a vassal state by Edward I of England it was Bruce who, supported by the Scottish Church and a group of devoted followers, had himself crowned at Scone as King of Scots and renewed the fight for freedom.
Ronald McNair Scott was educated at Cheltenham College and St John's College, Oxford. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. As a young man he became literary critic for the Sunday Times and the author of two novels. Country of Publication.
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