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In 1866, tragedy strikes at theexclusive Windfield School. A young student drownsin a mysterious accident involving a small circleof boys. The drowning and its aftermath initiates aspiraling circle of treachery that will span threedecades and entwine many loves... From theexclusive men's club and brothels that cater to everydark desire of London's upper classes to the dazzlingballrooms and mahogany-paneled suites of themanipulators of the world's wealth, Ken Follettconjures up a stunning array of contrasts. Thisbreathtaking novel portrays a family splintered by lust,bound by a shared legacy... men and women swepttoward a perilous climax where greed, fed by theshocking truth of a boy's death, must be stopped, ornot just one man's dreams, but those of a nation,will die...

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In 1866, a young student drowns in a mysterious accident at the exclusive Windfield School, and the repercussions will be felt in a growing circle of treachery during the next three decades. Reprint.

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ISBN:
9780307756756
Publisher:
Island Books
Subject:
Fiction : General
Author:
Follett, Ken
Author:
Ken Follett
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
General
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Upper class -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Subject:
Upper class
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Great Britain History Victoria, 1837-1901.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Audiobooks -- Fiction.
Subject:
Audio Books-Literature
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Contemporary Thrillers
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19941101
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
576

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