The History of Scotland for Children

The History of Scotland for Children

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Overview

From the Stone Age to the present day, Scotland's history is an exciting story. Written especially for children, this history allows readers to follow the main sequence of events which shaped a nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781871512632
Publisher: Glowworm Books, Limited
Publication date: 07/01/2001
Pages: 136
Product dimensions: 8.33(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.39(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Settlers and Invaders1
The Stone Age
The Celts
The Romans
The Picts
The First Scots
The Angles
Christianity
The Norsemen
The Vikings
The First Kings12
Kenneth MacAlpin
Malcolm II and Macbeth
Malcolm III
The Normans in Scotland15
The Feudal System
The New Burghs
The Church
The Nobility
Highland Life
Shaping the Nation23
David I
Alexander III
Scotland's Fight for Freedom24
Edward I of England
Wallace
Robert The Bruce
Bannockburn
The Declaration of Arbroath
David II
The Royal House of Stewart36
Robert II
Robert III
James I
James II
James III
James IV
Flodden
James V
The Reformation
Mary Queen of Scots
The Church of Scotland
James VI
The Stuarts56
James, King of Great Britain
Charles I
The Covenant
Montrose
Charles II
The Colonies
The Restoration
James II of England and VII of Scotland
William and Mary
The Jacobites
Life in 17th Century Scotland
The Union72
Choosing the Future Monarch
The Terms of the Union
The '15 Uprising
Bonnie Prince Charlie
The '45
Culloden
The 18th Century80
The Agricultural Revolution
The Clearances
The Enlightenment
The Industrial Revolution
Transport and Communication
Government and Freedom
The 19th Century94
The Victorian Age
The Age of Reform
Lifestyle
The 20th Century105
The Edwardian Years
George V
The First World War
Between the Wars
1936 and Two Kings
Lifestyle
The Second World War
Life After the War
The Sixties
The Seventies
The Eighties
The Nineties
Scotland approaching the 21st Century
Index123
Glossary127
Selected Bibliography130

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