History

The National Movement in Scotland

Author / Creator: Jack Brand

Media type: Book

Date published: 1978

Traces the development of 20th century Scottish national thought and activity.


Scottish Studies: Primary Sources

Author / Creator: University of Otago Library

Media type: Website

Date published:

A directory of sources of primary documentation - historical and contemporary - which have been digitised.  It includes databses too.


Declaration of Arbroath

Author / Creator: National Records of Scotland

Media type: web page

Date published: 2020

Illustrations and description of the document and its provenance.


Declaration of Arbroath

Author / Creator: Tom Turpie

Media type: Book

Date published: 2020

A reproduction of the Declaration of Arbroath with historical analysis.


For Freedom Alone’: the Declaration of Arbroath

Author / Creator: Edward J Cowan

Media type: Book

Date published: 2020

Quoted by many, understood by few.


The Wars of Scotland 1214-1371

Author / Creator: Michael Brown

Media type: Book

Date published: 2004

This introduces a new discussion of the stability and unity of Scotland as a realm and community, and of the impact of war and dynastic crisis on a Medieval state.


Bannockburn: The Scottish War and the British Isles, 1307-1323

Author / Creator: Michael Brown

Media type: Book

Date published: 2008

Bannockburn had a central significance in the shaping of nations and identities in the late Medieval British Isles


The Balliol Dynasty: 1210-1364

Author / Creator: Amanda Beam

Media type: Book

Date published: 2008

A reassessment of the Balliol dynasty in the 14th century.


The Wars of Independence

Author / Creator: Scottish History Society

Media type: web page

Date published:

A brief account of events1296-1424


Five things you need to know about Scotland’s most iconic document

Author / Creator: Believe in Scotland

Date published: 2021

Five things you need to know about the Declaration of Arbroath.


Why did Scotland join the 1707 Union with England?

Author / Creator: BBC

Media type: Article

Date published:

A view of the progress toward the Act of Union in 1707


How Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland Became a Part of the U.K.

Author / Creator: History

Media type: Article

Date published:

A brief description of the formation of the UK through invasion, union of the crowns and its domination by England.