The Wallace

  • by Nigel Tranter
  • Narrated by Michael Elder
  • 2 hrs and 54 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

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.

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The Wallace: Scotland's Greatest Hero

The Wallace: Scotland's Greatest Hero by Nigel Tranter is very finest story. This is a story based on the life of William Wallace the hero of Scotland. This is finest story of Scotland's most honored son, a patriot unrivaled. At the end of the 13th century Scotland was suffering under the tyranny of the English and Edward Plantagenet. The eponymous hero swears to rid his land of their cruelty and to restore Robert the Bruce to the throne. Nigel Tranter has written many historical novels, mostly set in Scotland. It is a good read and even better if you happen to be Scottish. The tutored and encouraged by the heroic William Wallace, he determined to continue the fight for an independent Scotland, sustained by a passionate love for his land. This two-hour and fifty four minutes abridged audio version of also includes author commentary and an original narrated by Michael Elder. It creates imagination about the story through his bold voice that explains, capturing the essence of a story told by a writer who remains tender to the tragedy it contains. The 'William Wallace' this is outstanding story of hero of Scottish Independence.
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- Lavina

EXCELLENT! I can actually imagine being there!

it was my first Nigel tranter book and it certainly didn't disappoint in my opinion they never do, personally my favourite author now!
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- Robert Fairgrieve

Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-10-2007
  • Publisher: Tell-A-Vision Television