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Fall of giants

Author: Ken Follett; John Rafter Lee; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: [Westminster, Md.] : Books on Tape, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the fates of five interrelated families-- American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh-- as they move through the 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 finds a surprising new career in Woodrow Wilson's White House. Brothers Grigori and Lev Peshkov embark on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Epic fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Follett, Ken.
Fall of giants.
New York, N.Y. : Books on Tape, p2010
(OCoLC)646312423
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Follett; John Rafter Lee; OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN: 9780307737397 030773739X
OCLC Number: 672008355
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 30:37:58.
Performer(s): Read by John Lee.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 440204 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Ken Follett.

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Follows the fates of five interrelated families-- American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh-- as they move through the 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 finds a surprising new career in Woodrow Wilson's White House. Brothers Grigori and Lev Peshkov embark on radically different paths when their plan to immigrate to America falls afoul. Billy's sister Ethel, a housekeeper for the aristocratic Fitzherberts, takes a fateful step above her station, while Lady Fitzherbert falls in love with Walter von Ulrich, a spy at the German embassy in London.

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