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Alexander II's brutality in the creation of Scotland
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The brutality of Alexander II in forcing the unification of Scotland.
Claimants to the Scottish throne
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King Edward I of England decides the future of the Scottish crown at Norham.
Death of King James II of Scotland
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The death of James II left James III, a boy king, in charge of Scotland.
Declaration of Arbroath
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What it meant for Robert the Bruce to be excommunicated and the Declaration of Arbroath.
Edward I and Caernarfon castle
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Castle building by Edward I in medieval Wales.
Henry II, Thomas Becket and the church courts
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Henry II’s attempts to deal with the problem of church courts and the murder of Becket.
Henry VII wins at the Battle of Bosworth
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Reconstruction of the Battle of Bosworth in 1485.
Interpretations of Thomas Becket
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Different interpretations of the story of Thomas Becket.
James I and Scotland's role in the 100 Year War
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Scotland's support for France in the 100 Year War and how Henry V used James I.
James III of Scotland
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How and why James III is viewed as Scotland's first renaissance king.