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    • The Wallace

    • Scotland's Greatest Hero
    • By: Nigel Tranter
    • Narrated by: Michael Elder
    • Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20

    William Wallace is accepted as an even greater hero than King Robert the Bruce; he is Scotland's most honoured son, a patriot unrivalled. Bruce fought for a throne; Wallace fought for the nation's freedom with nothing wanted for himself. Terribly, Wallace paid the price, as this story relates.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • The Wallace

    • By Sandy on 09-03-11

    Regular price: $4.64

    • Tales and Traditions of Scottish Castles

    • By: Nigel Tranter
    • Narrated by: Nigel Tranter
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 14

    Alive with anecdote, this is a wonderful companion for anyone who enjoys Scotland's heritage and tales of its gaunt and shadowy ruins.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Will put you to sleep!

    • By SandieRS on 07-17-08

    Regular price: $4.12

    • Bonnie Prince Charlie and the '45

    • By: Sir Walter Scott
    • Narrated by: Michael Elder
    • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    This is the inspiring and fast-moving story of a young prince, Charles Edward Stewart, and his audacious bid for the crown of King George. From exile in France, he sails to Scotland, rallies the Highland clans and marches on London, is defeated in the bloody battle of Culloden and flees from General "Butcher" Cumberland, and with the help of gallant Flora McDonald and loyal clansmen, eventually makes his dramatic escape.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A famous author of historic novels at his best

    • By Dr. Friedrich Toepel on 09-24-16

    Regular price: $14.01

    • The Stone

    • By: Nigel Tranter
    • Narrated by: Andrew Dallmeyer
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    Plundered from Scotland by Edward I in 1296, the Stone of Destiny lay beneath the Coronation Chair in Westminster Abbey for 700 years. For centuries, rumour and speculation have surrounded the origins of this legendary symbol of Royal power. Was this the real Stone, or merely a 13th-century fake?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The legend lives on...

    • By Jeanie on 01-02-12

    Regular price: $4.12

    • Whisky Galore

    • A Celebration of Scotch Whisky
    • By: Hugh Lockhart
    • Narrated by: Bill Torrance
    • Length: 2 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    Scotch whisky, first recorded as the drink of kings and monks over 500 years ago, is now enjoyed in every part of the world. Whisky Galore tells its extraordinary story: from local brew to the most popular spirit on earth. With music and songs, stories and tastings, discussion and laughter, Bill Torrance introduces a distinguished gathering of whisky experts and imbibers.

    Regular price: $14.01

    • Macbeth

    • The King: Part 1
    • By: Nigel Tranter
    • Narrated by: John MacIsaac
    • Length: 2 hrs and 37 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Nigel Tranter introduces his tremendous novel of the true Macbeth and his struggle to make and save a united Scotland, of his devotion to the greatly-wronged young woman, Gruoch, of the humane laws they sought to establish, the battle he was forced to fight against Malcolm Canmore, the ancient Celtic Church he supported against the threat of Rome, and the price he paid.

    Regular price: $9.29

    • Macbeth

    • The King: Part 2
    • By: Nigel Tranter
    • Narrated by: John MacIsaac
    • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Nigel Tranter introduces his tremendous novel of the true Macbeth and his struggle to make and save a united Scotland, of his devotion to the greatly-wronged young woman, Gruoch, of the humane laws they sought to establish, the battle he was forced to fight against Malcolm Canmore, the ancient Celtic Church he supported against the threat of Rome, and the price he paid.

    Regular price: $9.80

    • Macbeth

    • The King: Part 3
    • By: Nigel Tranter
    • Narrated by: John MacIsaac
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Nigel Tranter introduces his tremendous novel of the true Macbeth and his struggle to make and save a united Scotland, of his devotion to the greatly-wronged young woman, Gruoch, of the humane laws they sought to establish, the battle he was forced to fight against Malcolm Canmore, the ancient Celtic Church he supported against the threat of Rome, and the price he paid.

    Regular price: $9.80