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The Clansman

The Clansman

This is the second book in Nigel Tranter’s trilogy of novels about the MacGregor clan. In 1715, declared an outlaw by the Secretary of State, the Duke of Montrose and the Duke of Cumberland, Rob Roy MacGregor, steadfast supporter of the Stuart cause, leaves home and clansmen to avoid bringing diaster upon them.

In his absence, Montrose’s factor comes to his home, attacking his proud wife, Mary MacGregor, frightening his children and setting fire to Inversnaid House. For which Rob Roy vows a terrible revenge . . .

‘Through his imaginative dialogue, he provides a voice for Scotland’s heroes’ Scotland on Sunday
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction

On Sale: 13th September 2012

Price: £5.49

ISBN-13: 9781444741094

Reviews

An accomplished writer of compelling and unforgettable historical novels
<i>She</i> magazine
Through his imaginative dialogue, he provides a voice for Scotland's heroes
<i>Scotland on Sunday</i>
He treats history with respect
<i>Financial Times</i>
Tranter's popularity lies in his knack of making historical events immediate and exciting
<i>Historical Novels Review</i>
He has an amazingly broad grip of Scottish history
<i>Daily Telegraph</i>
An informative, entertaining read
<i>Daily Examiner</i>
One of Scotland's most prolific and respected writers
<i>The Times</i>