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Also by Ken Follett:

Edge of Eternity, September 2014
Hardcover
Winter Of The World, September 2012
Hardcover
Fall of Giants, October 2010
Hardcover
World Without End, October 2008
Trade Size
World Without End, October 2007
Hardcover
The Pillars of the Earth, April 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Whiteout, October 2005
Paperback (reprint)
Eye Of The Needle, January 2005
Paperback

Fall of Giants
Ken Follett

Century Trilogy #1
Dutton
October 2010
On Sale: September 28, 2010
985 pages
ISBN: 0525951652
EAN: 9780525951650
Kindle: B0052RDHTM
Hardcover / e-Book
$36.00
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Ken Follett's World Without End was a global phenomenon, a work of grand historical sweep, beloved by millions of readers and acclaimed by critics. Fall of Giants is his magnificent new historical epic. The first novel in The Century Trilogy, it follows the fates of five interrelated families-American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh-as they move through the world-shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women's suffrage.

Thirteen-year-old Billy Williams enters a man's world in the Welsh mining pits...Gus Dewar, an American law student rejected in love, finds a surprising new career in Woodrow Wilson's White House...two orphaned Russian brothers, Grigori and Lev Peshkov, embark on radically different paths half a world apart when their plan to emigrate to America falls afoul of war, conscription, and revolution...Billy's sister, Ethel, a housekeeper for the aristocratic Fitzherberts, takes a fateful step above her station, while Lady Maud Fitzherbert herself crosses deep into forbidden territory when she falls in love with Walter von Ulrich, a spy at the German embassy in London...

These characters and many others find their lives inextricably entangled as, in a saga of unfolding drama and intriguing complexity, Fall of Giants moves seamlessly from Washington to St. Petersburg, from the dirt and danger of a coal mine to the glittering chandeliers of a palace, from the corridors of power to the bedrooms of the mighty. As always with Ken Follett, the historical background is brilliantly researched and rendered, the action fast-moving, the characters rich in nuance and emotion. It is destined to be a new classic.

In future volumes of The Century Trilogy, subsequent generations of the same families will travel through the great events of the rest of the twentieth century, changing themselves-and the century itself. With passion and the hand of a master, Follett brings us into a world we thought we knew, but now will never seem the same again.

Media Buzz

CBS This Morning - September 15, 2014
NPR Books - August 25, 2011
Good Morning America - September 27, 2010
All Things Considered - September 26, 2010

Century Trilogy

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