Robert the Bruce King of Scots Author:Ronald McNair Scott The 1989 First American Paperback Edition of the author's 1982 biography of the first King of Scotland to unite the nation. Based largely on contemporary accounts of the life of Robert Bruce (1274 - 1329), the author Scott recreates a well-researched, well-written biography of one of the heroic figures of British medieval history.
When medieval Scotland had been reduced to an English vassal state by Edward I, it was Robert the Bruce who united the Scots in rebellion and won Scotland's independence. Using contemporary accounts for flavor and authenticity, the author vividly reconstructs the heroic chronicle of the great Scottish leader. A gripping history of the man and time .