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Robert Bruce and the community of the realm of Scotland

G. W. S. Barrow

Robert Bruce and the community of the realm of Scotland

by G. W. S. Barrow

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robert -- I, -- King of Scots, -- 1274-1329,
  • Scotland -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.,
  • Scotland -- History -- War of Independence, 1285-1371.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG. W. S. Barrow.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA783.4 .B34 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 502 p. :
    Number of Pages502
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21968613M
    ISBN 100852243073

    Get print book. No eBook available. highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Go to Google Play Now» Robert Bruce and the Community of the Realm of Scotland. G. W. S. Barrow. Edinburgh University Press, - Military history Robert Bruce and the Community of the Realm of Scotland: Author: G. W. S. Barrow: Edition: 2. The book highlights the Comyns' role as pillars of the Scottish monarchy and leaders of the political community of the realm in this formative century. The family's interests and influence extended into every corner of Scotland and their castles controlled key lines of communication, especially in Northern Scotland/5(15).

    Robert V de Bruce (Robert de Bruce), 5th Lord of Annandale (ca. – 31 March or 3 May ), was a feudal lord, Justice and Constable of Scotland and England, a Regent of Scotland, and a competitor for the Scottish throne in /92 in the Great Cause. Robert the Bruce (–) famously defeated the English at Bannockburn and became the hero king responsible for Scottish independence. In this fascinating new biography of the renowned warrior, Michael Penman focuses on Robert’s kingship in the fifteen years that followed his triumphant victory and establishes Robert as not only a great military leader but a great .

    Book Review: Penman MA () The Kingship of the Scots, Succession and Independence, by A.A.M. Duncan and Robert the Bruce and the Community of the Realm of Scotland by G.W.S. Barrow. Review of: A.A.M. Duncan, The Kingship of the Scots, Succession and Independence, Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press, , pages, . The following is a list of some of those who joined Bruce in the early days with a brief explanation of their family origins. More information can be obtained from Professor Geoffrey W S Barrow's authoritative book Robert Bruce and The Community of The Realm of Scotland.


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His grandson Robert the Bruce eventually became King of Scots. As quoted from G.W.S. Barrow in his book, Robert Bruce and the Community of the Realm of Scotland “When Alexander III died, young Robert Bruce was well on his way to manhood.

Sir Robert Bruce, Lord of Liddesdale (died 11 August ) was an illegitimate son of King Robert the Bruce and an unknown mother. He was knighted and awarded the royal arms at the Battle of Bannockburn. His father made him Lord of Liddesdale after William II de Soules was found guilty of treason at the Black Parliament of It has been suggested that he may have been the Died: 11 AugustBattle of Dupplin Moor.Background.

Robert de Brus, 1st Lord of Annandale, the first of the Bruce (de Brus) line, arrived in Scotland with David I in and was given the lands of Annandale in Dumfries and Galloway. Several members of the Bruce family were called Robert, the future king was one of ten children, and the eldest son, of Robert de Brus, 6th Lord of Annandale, and Marjorie, Countess of Father: Robert de Brus, 6th Lord of Annandale.

Robert the Bruce (–) famously defeated the English at Bannockburn and became the hero king responsible for Scottish independence. In this fascinating new biography of the renowned warrior, Michael Penman focuses on Robert’s kingship in the fifteen years that followed his triumphant victory and establishes Robert as not only a great military leader but a .