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Fall of Giants This is an epic of love, hatred, war and revolution This is a huge novel that follows five families through the world shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for votes for women It isThe 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 US President Woodrow Wilson and to two orphaned Russian brothers, whose plans to emigrate to America fall foul of war, conscription and revolution In a plot 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



10 thoughts on “Fall of Giants

  1. says:

    It s a little disappointing that people are rating this book onout of protest of its price It s low rating does not give the book the recognition it deserves This is my first Ken Follett novel, and I am hooked I ve read wh


  2. says:

    Men were the only animals that slaughtered their own kind by the million, and turned the landscape into a waste of shell craters and barbed wire Perhaps the human race would wipe itself out completely, and leave the world to th


  3. says:

    One of the early reviews I read stated that this book lacked one of Follett s infamous villains I disagree The ultimate villain in this enormous book is clearly war and perhaps the arrogance of world leaders I ve always had a diffic


  4. says:

    A sweeping epic with the pace of a thriller, I could scarcely put it down.This ambitious novel, the first of a projected trilogy covering most of the 20th century, tells the story of five interrelated families American, German, Russian,


  5. says:

    Do not say that I don t like historical fiction because I do Do not even say I don t like Follett because I rather do In fact, this highly praised and very thick volume I d been anticipating eagerly, both because I had pleasant memories from


  6. says:

    After being highly impressed with the Pillars series created by Follett, I hoped to find as much depth and development in the Century Trilogy.The premise, following the fates of five interrelated families against a backdrop of world events is bril


  7. says:

    The story was enjoyable enough and certainly kept me entertained for a couple of days The recreation of the early 20th Century was very vivid, and I was impressed by how well Follett applied his considerable skills in this respect to a variety of natio


  8. says:

    Enjoyed the way historic events are intertwined with the fate of five families of different walks of life and nationalities Ken Follett manages to tell a story and include details describing the end of the Edwardian era, the dawn of the Russian empire and t


  9. says:

    So addictive I am posting a review on YouTube My review is entirely character based, because the plot is just World War I If you enjoy multi generational family sagas this trilogy is a must read It has a healthy batch of heroes and assholes that make your skin c


  10. says:

    3.33Men were the only animals that slaughtered their own kind by the million, and turned the landscape into a waste of shell craters and barbed wire Perhaps the human race would wipe itself out completely, and leave the world to the birds and trees, Walter thought ap


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