Rob Roy (Google eBook)
Young Frank Osbaldistone, sent to live in Scotland, is drawn to the powerful figure of Rob Roy MacGregor, who, with his wife, fights for justice and dignity for Scotland. Twists of plot and a romantic outlaw's cunning escapes make this a classic epic.
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Review: Rob RoyUser Review - Monthly Book Group - Goodreads
Scott was both a historian and novelist. He needs to be seen in the context of the historiographical background of the C18th Scottish Enlightenment. He was greatly influenced by the “conjectural ... Read full review
Review: Rob RoyUser Review - Mark - Goodreads
Scott invented the historical novel, a form that's enjoying a current vogue, though Scott's novels themselves continue to be out of vogue. I'm not sure why. It does take a good deal of patience to ... Read full review