Novels by Ken Follett: The Pillars of the Earth, World Without End, the Third Twin, Eye of the Needle, the Key to Rebecca, Hornet Flight, a Place Called Freedom

Novels by Ken Follett The Pillars of the Earth World Without End the Third Twin Eye of the Needle the Key to Rebecca Hornet Flight a Place Called Freedom Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher s book club where you can select from than a million books without charge Chapters The Pillars of the
  • Title: Novels by Ken Follett: The Pillars of the Earth, World Without End, the Third Twin, Eye of the Needle, the Key to Rebecca, Hornet Flight, a Place Called Freedom
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  • Novels by Ken Follett: The Pillars of the Earth, World Without End, the Third Twin, Eye of the Needle, the Key to Rebecca, Hornet Flight, a Place Called Freedom
    Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher s book club where you can select from than a million books without charge Chapters The Pillars of the Earth, World Without End, the Third Twin, Eye of the Needle, the Key to Rebecca, Hornet Flight, a Place Called Freedom, Night Over Water, on Wings of Eagles, the Man FrPurchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher s book club where you can select from than a million books without charge Chapters The Pillars of the Earth, World Without End, the Third Twin, Eye of the Needle, the Key to Rebecca, Hornet Flight, a Place Called Freedom, Night Over Water, on Wings of Eagles, the Man From St Petersburg, Code to Zero, Jackdaws, the Hammer of Eden, Whiteout Excerpt A Place Called Freedom A Place Called Freedom is a work of historical fiction by Ken Follett Set in 1767, it follows the adventures of an idealistic young coal miner from Scotland who believes there must be to life than working down the pit The miner, Mack McAsh, eventually runs away in order to find work and a new life in London Eventually McAsh becomes a leader amongst the working classes of the city and becomes a target for those vested interest groups who do not share his point of view McAsh is framed for a crime he did not commit and sent to serve seven years hard labour in the colony of Virginia where he is forced to find a new life Historical events from the novel The novel initially deals with subject of the Payment of Arles , a form of serfdom for miners in the 18th century which meant that once a miner started work in a coal mine he was bound to the mine for the rest of his life It was a custom for the master or landowner of the mine to give a gift to parents at the time of a child s baptism The gift would then bind the child to work alongside the parents when they came of age In London the novel places McAsh at the center of the discontent of 1768 which saw working people become dissatisfied with a higher cost of living and poor wages McAsh had become the leader of a gang of coal heavers, one of many such gangs of men who had the job of physically unloading the coal barges when they came into the city The discontent eventually led to riots and unrest across the city After being caught
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  • 174 Comments

  • The investment of time and effort is takes to keep my eyes open are not worth the outcome of the unclimatic storylinesedless to say, Im bored.


  • In both cases, weakness and scruples had defeated strength and ruthlessness William felt he would never understand it p.908, The Pillars of the Earth Brutal It s the only word for the actions of some of the powerful, arrogant, ambitious characters in Ken Follett s The Pillars of the Earth There were scenes that were devastating to read Aliena s rape the death of the miller as the knights pulled down his mill, bringing, inexorably, the heavy millstone down upon the miller The death scene of Thoma [...]


  • I m rereading this historical fiction piece in coordination with watching the TV presentation As usual, the book has much depth and development than the video production, but it is interesting to see how well the characters are reflected on screen Follett is one of my favorite authors and WWE does not disappoint His excellent character development and effective story lines hold my interest when many other authors fall flat His insight into the social structure and power machinations of the 14th [...]


  • Pillars of the Earth and World Without End very interesting stories of the early Europe 1100 s through 1400 s good work.


  • The nature nurture question was presented too simplistically making the novel feel a little bit outdated I enjoyed the suspense even though the ending got too far fetched I liked the ending.



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