Kings & Queens of Scotland [NOOK Book]


A comprehensive illustrated history of the kings and queens of Scotland from the earliest Scots and Pictish kings to the Union of Parliaments in 1707.
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A comprehensive illustrated history of the kings and queens of Scotland from the earliest Scots and Pictish kings to the Union of Parliaments in 1707.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780752470993
  • Publisher: The History Press
  • Publication date: 9/16/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 572,418
  • File size: 826 KB

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
Genealogies 10
Part 1 The Early Kings in Scotland c.AD 84-1058
1 The Earliest Kings 14
2 The Kings of Strathclyde 20
3 The Kings of Dal Riata 25
4 The Pictish Kings 30
5 The Kings of Alba 39
Part 2 The House of Canmore 1058-1290
6 Malcolm III 56
7 Donald III, Duncan II & Edmund 61
8 Edgar 64
9 Alexander I 66
10 David I 68
11 Malcolm IV 79
12 William I 81
13 Alexander II 90
14 Alexander III 99
15 Margaret 112
Part 3 The House Divided Bruce vs Balliol 1290-1371
16 John I Balliol 116
17 Robert I Bruce 121
18 David II & Edward Balliol 137
Part 4 The House of Stewart 1371-1625
19 Robert II Stewart 148
20 Robert III 156
21 James I 164
22 James II 172
23 James III 181
24 James IV 190
25 James V 202
26 Mary 209
27 James VI 220
Part 5 The British Stewarts Monarchs of Three Realms 1625-1714
28 Charles I 234
29 Charles II 240
30 James VII 246
31 William II & Mary II 250
32 Anne 255
Maps 260
Further Reading 263
List of Illustrations 267
Index 271
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