A Short History of Scotland
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A Short History of Scotland

By Andrew Lang
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  • A Short History of Scotland, by Andrew Lang
  • A SHORT HISTORY OF SCOTLAND
    • CHAPTER I.  SCOTLAND AND THE ROMANS.
    • CHAPTER II.  CHRISTIANITY—THE RIVAL KINGDOMS.
    • CHAPTER III.  EARLY WARS OF RACES.
      • ENGLISH CLAIMS OVER SCOTLAND.
      • THE SCOTTISH ACQUISITION OF LOTHIAN.
    • ENGLISH CLAIMS OVER SCOTLAND.
    • THE SCOTTISH ACQUISITION OF LOTHIAN.
    • CHAPTER IV.  MALCOLM CANMORE—NORMAN CONQUEST.
      • DYNASTY OF MALCOLM.
    • DYNASTY OF MALCOLM.
    • CHAPTER V.  DAVID I. AND HIS TIMES.
      • SCOTLAND BECOMES FEUDAL.
      • CHURCH LANDS.
      • THE BURGHS.
      • JUSTICE.
      • THE COURTS.
    • SCOTLAND BECOMES FEUDAL.
    • CHURCH LANDS.
    • THE BURGHS.
    • JUSTICE.
    • THE COURTS.
    • CHAPTER VI.  MALCOLM THE MAIDEN.
      • WILLIAM THE LION.
      • ALEXANDER II.
      • ALEXANDER III.
    • WILLIAM THE LION.
    • ALEXANDER II.
    • ALEXANDER III.
    • CHAPTER VII.  ENCROACHMENTS OF EDWARD I.—WALLACE.
      • THE YEAR OF WALLACE.
    • THE YEAR OF WALLACE.
    • CHAPTER VIII.  BRUCE AND THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE.
      • LATER DAYS OF BRUCE.
    • LATER DAYS OF BRUCE.
    • CHAPTER IX.  DECADENCE AND DISASTERS—REIGN OF DAVID II.
      • PARLIAMENT AND THE CROWN.
    • PARLIAMENT AND THE CROWN.
    • CHAPTER X.  EARLY STEWART KINGS: ROBERT II.  (1371-1390).
      • THE REGENCY OF ALBANY.
    • THE REGENCY OF ALBANY.
    • CHAPTER XI.  JAMES I.
    • CHAPTER XII.  JAMES II.
      • FALL OF THE BLACK DOUGLASES.
    • FALL OF THE BLACK DOUGLASES.
    • CHAPTER XIII.  JAMES III.
    • CHAPTER XIV.  JAMES IV.
    • CHAPTER XV.  JAMES V. AND THE REFORMATION.
    • CHAPTER XVI.  THE MINORITY OF MARY STUART.
    • CHAPTER XVII.  REGENCY OF ARRAN.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.  REGENCY OF MARY OF GUISE.
      • NOTE.
    • NOTE.
    • CHAPTER XIX.  THE GREAT PILLAGE.
    • CHAPTER XX.  MARY IN SCOTLAND.
    • CHAPTER XXI.  MINORITY OF JAMES VI.
      • REGENCIES OF LENNOX, MAR, AND MORTON.
    • REGENCIES OF LENNOX, MAR, AND MORTON.
    • CHAPTER XXII.  REIGN OF JAMES VI.
      • THE WAR OF KIRK AND KING.
      • THE CATHOLIC EARLS.
    • THE WAR OF KIRK AND KING.
    • THE CATHOLIC EARLS.
    • CHAPTER XXIII.  THE GOWRIE CONSPIRACY.
      • UNION OF THE CROWNS.
    • UNION OF THE CROWNS.
    • CHAPTER XXIV.  CHARLES I.
      • SCOTLAND AND CHARLES II.
    • SCOTLAND AND CHARLES II.
    • CHAPTER XXV.  CONQUERED SCOTLAND.
    • CHAPTER XXVI.  THE RESTORATION.
    • CHAPTER XXVII.  WILLIAM AND MARY.
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.  DARIEN.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.  PRELIMINARIES TO THE UNION.
    • CHAPTER XXX.  GEORGE I.
    • CHAPTER XXXI.  THE ARGATHELIANS AND THE SQUADRONE.
      • ENCLOSURE RIOTS.
      • MALT RIOTS.
      • THE HIGHLANDS.
      • THE PORTEOUS RIOT.
    • ENCLOSURE RIOTS.
    • MALT RIOTS.
    • THE HIGHLANDS.
    • THE PORTEOUS RIOT.
    • CHAPTER XXXII.  THE FIRST SECESSION.
    • CHAPTER XXXIII.  THE LAST JACOBITE RISING.
    • CONCLUSION.
    • FOOTNOTES
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