Robert the Bruce by Jack Whyte
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Robert the Bruce Summary
Robert I, or as he is known to a grateful Scottish nation, Robert the Bruce, was one of Scotland's greatest kings, as well as one of the most famous warriors of his generation. He spearheaded the valiant Scots in their quest for freedom, leading his people during the Wars of Scottish Independence against the Kingdom of England during the middle ages. His reign saw the recognition of Scotland as an independent nation, and today Bruce is remembered in Scotland as a national hero.
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"Despite its doorstopper size, this captivating and enjoyable venture into historical fiction takes its time and informs along the way. Whyte's dialog, the actions and motivations of his characters, and his vivid evocation of the period and the landscape all ring true." - Library Journal
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Jack Whyte Author Biography
Jack Whyte was born and raised in Scotland and has lived in Canada since 1967. He has been an actor, orator, singer, and poet at various stages of his life, and was awarded an honorary doctorate of letters for his contribution to Canadian popular fiction. Whyte is the author of the internationally bestselling Dream of Eagles series and the Templar trilogy. He lives in Kelowna, British Columbia.
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