Century Trilogy
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    Fall of Giants | Ken Follett

    Fall of Giants

    • ABRIDGED (12 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Ken Follett
    • Narrated By Dan Stevens
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    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 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.

    not bad at all

    over all, I thought this was a pretty good book. Some of the historical detail may bore some readers (if some of the reviews on amazon are anything to..Show More »

    Reviewed on 15 October 2010 by Steven (cardiffUnited Kingdom)