Fall of Giants
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A huge novel that follows five families through the worldshaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for votes for women. It is 1911. The Coronation Day of King George V. The Williams, a Welsh coalmining family, is linked by romance and enmity to the Fitzherberts, aristocratic coalmine 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. 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.

  • EAN

    9780230757073

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    688 Pages

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    ebook (ePub)

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