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Chronology & Summary
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  What happened next - Summary  
  "Why do you think that historians present such contrasting views of events in your period of study? Discuss with reference to specific key events."  
Source Extracts
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Essay Questions
  "Would you agree that it was at least as important for Robert I to reconcile all Scots to his rule as to defeat the English in battle."  
  "Why was Robert I so successful between 1308 and 1314"  
  "Why do you think the rising of 1306 broke out?"  
  "Explain the reasons for divisions amongst the Scots between 1296 and 1305"  
  The Strategy and Tactics of the Scottish Armies 1296-1314  
  Certificate of Sixth Year Studies
    These pages will feature all of the essays written for the CSYS when I sat in 1990. Also included is my Dissertation and maps.