Sarah Fraser

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'We are not the Makers of History ...

... We are Made by History'

The Last Highlander ...

... action-packed stories from the Highlands to fire the imagination

The Stuarts in the Spotlight ...

... gripping tales from Britain's century of transformation

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First British Stuarts – introducing Henry Stuart, The Prince Who Would be King –

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Talk for National Trust at Culloden

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The Shadow of Culloden – 2. The Fate of Fraser prisoners

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Lovat of the 45 – The Old Fox – Scotland’s most notorious clan chief, rebel and double agent

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Lovat of the 45 – The Old Fox – Scotland’s most notorious clan chief, rebel and double agent

March 31, 2017

Simon Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat – ‘Last and greatest of the old-style Scottish chiefs’ Like an old eagle, Lovat smiles enigmatically from under hooded eyes – complete with 18th century frock coat, wig, breeches, wrinkly stockings, and shoes with silver buckles. This is Lovat as the great cartoonist Hogarth saw him, in the Tower of London. Hogarth’s […]

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The Stuarts

1603-1745: The glamour and horror of the game of kings

March 31, 2017

1603-1745: Rebellions, Revolutions, Breakthroughs & Breakdowns –  the glamour and horror of the game of kings  The British Royal House of Stuart: 150 Years of Transformation ‘All political lives … end in failure.’ That has to sum up the Stuarts. Revolutions, rebellions, breakthroughs and breakdowns – the British Stuart age has it all. Between James […]

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The Last Highlander

Fraser Making

May 10, 2012

http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/books/bookworm-if-you-want-to-write-books-why-not-marry-a-fraser-1-2233439 TO COIN A FRASER Also out next month is Sarah Fraser’s The Last Highlander (Harper Press, £20), her compelling biography of Lovat of the ‘45, the last Scottish nobleman to be executed for treason. Despite her surname, Fraser is actually an Essex girl – albeit a particularly classy one. She has married not just […]

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