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Fall of giants, Ken Follett

Label
Fall of giants, Ken Follett
Language
eng
Illustrations
genealogical tablesmaps
Index
no index present
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
Fall of giants
Medium
large print
Oclc number
890793059
Responsibility statement
Ken Follett
Series statement
Century trilogy, bk. 1Thorndike Press large print basic
Summary
It is 1911. The Coronation Day of King George V. The Williams, a Welsh coal-mining family, is linked by romance and enmity to the Fitzherberts, aristocratic coal-mine owners. Lady Maud Fitzherbert falls in love with Walter von Ulrich, a spy at the German Embassy in London. Their destiny is entangled with that of an ambitious young aide to U.S. President Woodrow Wilson and to two orphaned Russian brothers, whose plans to emigrate to America fall foul of war, conscription and revolution