Sir William Wallace

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Noun1.Sir William Wallace - Scottish insurgent who led the resistance to Edward ISir William Wallace - Scottish insurgent who led the resistance to Edward I; in 1297 he gained control of Scotland briefly until Edward invaded Scotland again and defeated Wallace and subsequently executed him (1270-1305)
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I can tell you about Richard Coeur-de-Lion and Saladin, and about William Wallace and Robert Bruce and James Douglas,--I know no end.
I can't believe I have married William Wallace at the Wallace Monument - it is just perfect.
The Panthers then pounced as a Studholme kick to the corner was brilliantly taken by Alex Chatterton to touchdown, and excellent handling paved the way for William Wallace to notch his second try with only minutes remaining.
He said: "The letter is a link to a pivotal point in Scotland's history and gives an insight into William Wallace as the statesman and politician.
Some people said I was like a William Wallace for the 21st century, which was a huge honour.
William Wallace, head of the Army Training and Doctrine Command.
Brook Taylor, A Camera on the Banks: Frederick William Wallace and the Fisherman of Nova Scotia presents the rare black-and-white photographs of Nova Scotia's fishing schooners, as taken by photojournalist Frederick William Wallace between 1911 and 1916, during the close of the age of unassisted sail.
William Wallace, who was threatened with dismissal for his trouble.
The 700th anniversary of the death of Sir William Wallace in 1305 was marked with a memorial service hosted by the National Scottish Party in London, together with a number of events in Scotland including a screening of Mel Gibson's 1995 film, Braveheart.
A reprint from 2003, this book recounts for the general reader the rebellion of William Wallace in 1297 and 1298 against King Edward I, who opposed Scottish independence.
I would like to take the opportunity to put a dent in their Braveheart illusions: William Wallace, often portrayed as a romantic Robin Hood-type hero, was in fact one of the most ruthless figures in medieval times.
The film, staring Mel Gibson as William Wallace, was voted number one by 4,500 film fans in a Blockbuster poll to coincide with Euro 2004.