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Tranter, Nigel G.

Overview
Works: 305 works in 849 publications in 1 language and 14,429 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Anecdotes  Political fiction 
Roles: Editor, Collaborator, Composer
Classifications: PR6070.R34, 823.912
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The Story of Scotland by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scotland's story cannot be told merely in terms of documentary evidence, for this would be to neglect an integral part of the nation's heritage. The legends, myths, stories and memories handed down from generation to generation must be added to the bare bones of factual record if the character of the country is to be truly revealed. Nigel Tranter was able to combine the two with a masterly hand, expertly weaving the colourful threads of folklore into the fabric of historical fact. Tranter was impeccably qualified to tell the story of Scotland, having written many books detailing the nation's r
The riven realm by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A flame for the fire by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James, by the grace of God : a novel by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert the Bruce: the steps to the empty throne; the first of a trilogy of novels by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marchman by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert the Bruce; the price of the King's peace by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lion's whelp by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Alexander Lyon, heir to the Thane of Glamis, becomes an important shaper of the Scottish boy-king, James the Second
Courting favour by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Admiral by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marie and Mary by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert the Bruce; the path of the hero King by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Price of a princess by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hope endures by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historical novel was the last novel completed by Nigel Tranter before his death in 2000. It tells the story of Thomas Hope, who counseled three kings through a tumultuous period in Scottish history. The son of an Edinburgh merchant, Thomas Hope had a spectacular start to his career. At the age of 17, before he had finished his legal education, he traveled to France to triumph in his first court case, catching the attention of his young king, James VI. It was the beginning of a life at the heart of Scotland's government. From James VI to Cromwell, John Knox to Montrose, Lord Advocate Hope was a rock-steady presence in a swiftly changing world. He witnessed the reigns of Charles I and Charles II, the founding of the East India Company, affairs of state and affairs of the heart, matters political and diplomatic. No dry-as-dust lawyer, he was a friend as well as an advisor to the three kings he served
The Wallace by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the life of William Wallace
The Islesman by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the turbulent days of Robert the Bruce, Angus Og MacDonald, Lord of the Isles, seeks peace and prosperity for his scattered people and attempts to heal the feuding of the clans
Warden of the Queen's march by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rob Roy Macgregor by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rob Roy MacGregor’s name and reputation stride through late-17th- and early 18th-century Scottish history and he is probably the nation’s best-known historical figure next to Robert the Bruce, William Wallace and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Along with those three, Rob Roy’s portrayal in book and film has created a figure that does not really tally with the man that Nigel Tranter believes was much more than a mere Trossachs-based cattle thief, blackmailer, outlaw and protection racketeer. That he stole cattle, forced lairds to pay money to ensure their cattle were safe and lived on
Right royal friend by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The end of the line by Nigel G Tranter ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Tredgold, Nye, 1909-2000

Tranter, Nigel
Tranter, Nigel, 1909-2000
Tranter, Nigel G.
Tranter, Nigel G., 1909-
Tredgold, Nye 1909-2000 Pseudonym
トランター, ナイジェル
Languages
English (134)
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