Hammer of the Scots: Edward I and theHardback
If you're looking for high-quality Scottish biography books online, Hammer of the Scots: Edward I and the Scottish Wars of Independence is a popular option. Offering a new interpretation of his military career, this study dives into Edwards personality. It covers his long-standing relationships with opponents including the iconic Robert the Bruce and William Wallace. Written by David Santiuste, you'll explore the effects that Edward's Scottish campaigns had on his people and how his work became the stuff of legends. This Scottish hardback book is sure to capture your interest and allows you to discover more and more about this rich part of history.
Known to posterity as Scottorum Malleus - the Hammer of the Scots - Edward I was one of medieval England's most formidable kings. This book offers a fresh interpretation of Edward's military career, with a particular focus on his Scottish wars. In part this is a study of personality: Edward was a remarkable man. His struggles with tenacious opponents - including Robert the Bruce and William Wallace - have become the stuff of legend. But David Santiuste also explores the wider context of Edward's Scottish campaigns. He describes the effects on people at all levels of society, providing a richly detailed portrait of the British Isles at war.