Robert the Bruce: King of Scots Book Summary and Study Guide

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The author recounts the little known life of one of the greatest heros and rulers in Scottish history. Robert the Bruce led the Scottish in a revolt against the tyranny of the English and their brutal king, Edward the Longshanks (Edward I) in the 1300s, along with the help of the now well known William Wallace, basis for the Mel Gibson film "Braveheart". "King of Scots" brings to life a very little known part of European history.
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Plot & Themes

Job/profession/poverty story    -   Yes Politician story?    -   revolutionary (non-communist) Period of greatest activity?    -   ancient times

Subject of Biography

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   Prince/Nobleman/King Ethnicity    -   White Nationality    -   British


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   5 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Mountains/Cliffs    -   Yes Misc setting    -   Fancy Mansion    -   fort/military installation Century:    -   distant past

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   in awe Pictures/Illustrations?    -   None How much dialogue in bio?    -   little dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   76%-100% of book

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