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by Nigel Tranter

eBook James, By the Grace of God (James V Trilogy, Bk 2) download ISBN: 0340419008
Author: Nigel Tranter
Publisher: Coronet Books; Later Edition edition (April 1, 1988)
Language: English
Pages: 368
ePub: 1153 kb
Fb2: 1630 kb
Rating: 4.2
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Category: Literature
Subcategory: Genre Fiction

Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "James, By the Grace of God: James . In the wake of the Battle of Flodden, Scotland was ruled in name only.

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2 James by the Grace of God (1985). 3 Rough Wooing (1986). 4 Mary and James VI (1513–1603). By telling the story from Bruce's point of view, Tranter shows clearly how Scotland's turbulent politics and Bruce's own mixed loyalties informed his actions, providing credible motives for his apparent "switching sides" (as he had supported Edward I at one time) and his murder of Comyn. The Path of the Hero King (1970).

In the second book, James, by the Grace of God, James V comes of age, but has been warped by his . A great trilogy by Tranter that is full of detail, life and history as always

In the second book, James, by the Grace of God, James V comes of age, but has been warped by his Mother's manipulations and support of English policy, and the Earl of Angus, who usurps the Regent Albany for control of Scotland and corrupts the young King with alcohol and women. A great trilogy by Tranter that is full of detail, life and history as always. A little slow at times for me, but still an absolute for anyone's Tranter collection or those with an interest in Scottish history especially at the beginning of the Reformation and the rise of Mary, Queen of Scots.

The turbulent childhood of James V when he was being held by Archibald Douglas, Earl of Angus, one time husband of Margaret Tudor, formerly Queen-Mother now Countess. James V detests them both and doesn't like James Hamilton, Earl of Arran, and his son Sir James of Finnart, leaders of the Hamilton faction any better. The difference being that Arran is Jaames V's cousin and heir for as long as he doesn't produce an heir

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James V Trilogy 2. But, impetuous and hot-blooded, James was more interested in wine and women than affairs of state, and his royal advisers faced a mighty task as they helped the king attain his regal status in a land full of treachery and danger.

by Tranter, Nigel Paperback -James V Trilogy: "Riven Realm", "James, by the G. .by Tranter, Nigel Paperback. 1513, King James IV lies dead on Flodden's field, his young heir entrusted to two loyal lairds

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The young James, King of Scots is a beleaguered ma.

The young James, King of Scots is a beleaguered man. Still grief stricken at the untimely death of his queen, Madeleine, the king is without an heir. Both he and his throne are vulnerable. All around him he sees conspiracies. Through his imaginative dialogue, he provides a voice for Scotland's heroes' Scotland on Sunday.

Nigel Tranter was a Scottish author who wrote many novels based on actual historical . For other books by Nigel Tranter, see here. Robert the Bruce trilogy. Originally published as three books. James by the Grace of God". First published 1985".

Nigel Tranter was a Scottish author who wrote many novels based on actual historical events and characters. This page includes those of his historical novels set in Scotland in the period. It was later published in one volume as "The Bruce Trilogy". Robert the Bruce: The Steps to the Empty Throne". First published in 1969 by Hodder & Stoughton.

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