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The Pillars of the earth

An epic of kings and peasants set in twelfth-century England juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages.

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  • "An epic of kings and peasants set in twelfth-century England juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages."@en
  • "The story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known...of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect-a man divided in his soul...of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame...and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother."@en
  • "Set in twelfth-century England, this epic of kins and peasants juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages."@en
  • "Adventure saga of 12th century England, from a stone mason whose dream is to build a glorious cathedral to a man of God in a web of dangerous political intrigue."@en
  • "Adventure saga of 12th century England, from a stone mason whose dream is to build a glorious cathedral to a man of God in a web of dangerous political intrigue."
  • "A prior, a master builder, and their community try to build a cathedral to protect themselves while Stephen and the Empress Maud fight for the crown of England. Set in twelfth-century England, this epic of kings and peasants juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages."
  • "View our Ken Follett feature page.Learn more about The Pillars of the Earth miniseries on Starz.A departure for the bestselling thriller writer, this historical epic?a twelfth-century tale of the building of a mighty Gothic cathedral?stunned readers and critics alike with its ambitious scope and gripping humanity."@en
  • "View our Ken Follett feature page. Learn more about The Pillars of the Earth miniseries on Starz. A departure for the bestselling thriller writer, this historical epic'a twelfth-century tale of the building of a mighty Gothic cathedral'stunned readers and critics alike with its ambitious scope and gripping humanity."@en
  • "The "Pillars of the Earth" sweeps through four decades of 12th Century England drawing the listener into the raw, flamboyant middle ages. It is a shining saga of good and evil, treachery and intrigue, violence and beauty. Not-so-noble knights, righteous heroes, valiant heroines and both virtuous and immoral men of God highlight this story. They manipulate, and are in turn manipulated by, the political turmoil and unrest between the reigns of Henry I and Henry II."
  • "The "Pillars of the Earth" sweeps through four decades of 12th Century England drawing the listener into the raw, flamboyant middle ages. It is a shining saga of good and evil, treachery and intrigue, violence and beauty. Not-so-noble knights, righteous heroes, valiant heroines and both virtuous and immoral men of God highlight this story. They manipulate, and are in turn manipulated by, the political turmoil and unrest between the reigns of Henry I and Henry II."@en
  • "Tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has know.of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect - a man divided in his soul. of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame.and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother."@en
  • "As a cathedral is built in twelfth-century England, the ambitions of three men--an idealistic master builder, a pious prior and an unscrupulous, ruthless bishop--merge, conflict, and collide through four decades of social and political upheaval."@en
  • "A story of betrayal, revenge, and love centered around the building of a Gothic cathedral in twelfth century Feudal England."@en
  • "A prior, a master builder, and their community try to build a cathedral to protect themselves while Stephen and the Empress Maud fight for the crown of England."@en
  • "A prior, a master builder, and their community try to build a cathedral to protect themselves while Stephen and the Empress Maud fight for the crown of England."
  • "De levens van een prior, een verbeten aartsdeken en een steenhouwer raken met elkaar verweven, waarbij de te bouwen kathedraal van Kingsbridge de inzet van jaloezie en kuiperijen vormt."
  • "Set in the twelfth-century England when the empress Maud and Stephen are fighting for the crown of England after the death of Henry, chronicles the struggle to build a cathedral."
  • "Tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known; of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect -- a man divided in his soul; of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame; and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother."
  • "A departure for the bestselling thriller writer, this historical epic-a twelfth-century tale of the building of a mighty Gothic cathedral-stunned readers and critics alike with its ambitious scope and gripping humanity."
  • "Set in twelfth-century England, this epic of kings and peasants juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages."@en
  • "Set in twelfth-century England, this epic of kings and peasants juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages."
  • "Tells the story of the lives entwined in the building of the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has ever known, as well as a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state and brother against brother."
  • "Tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known ... of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect - a man divided in his soul ... of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame ... and of a struggle between good and evil."@en
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  • "'The Pillars of the Earth' tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known ... Of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect - a man divided in his soul ... Of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame ... And of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother. A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of 12th-century England, this is Ken Follett's historical masterpiece."@en

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  • "History"
  • "History"@en
  • "Romantic suspense fiction"@en
  • "Epic literature"
  • "Epic literature"@en
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Genres littéraires"
  • "Novela histórica"
  • "Suspense fiction"@en
  • "Epic fiction"
  • "Epic fiction"@en
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Eleberri historikoa"
  • "Book club kit"@en
  • "Powieść historyczna angielska"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Historical fiction"@en
  • "Historical fiction"
  • "Adventure fiction"

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  • "The Pillars of the earth"
  • "The Pillars of the earth"@en
  • "Pillars of the earth / M"@en
  • "The pillars of the earth : [the epic saga of love, passion and revenge]"
  • "Jordens søjler"@da
  • "上帝之柱"
  • "Столпы земли"
  • "Stolpy zemli"
  • "Taivaan pilarit"@fi
  • "Satūnhāyī zamīn"
  • "The pillars of the Earth"@en
  • "The pillars of the Earth"
  • "The Pillars Of The Earth"@en
  • "The Pillars Of The Earth"
  • "Столпы земли : [роман]"
  • "Stolp'i zemli"
  • "Pillars of the Earth"
  • "The pillars of the earth : [a nowel]"
  • "Pillars of the earth"@en
  • "Pillars of the earth"
  • "The pillars of the earth : [a novel]"
  • "The pillars of the earth"@en
  • "The pillars of the earth"
  • "The Pillars of the Earth"
  • "The Pillars of the Earth"@en
  • "Shang di zhi zhu"
  • "Sverdet og korset"
  • "Stolpy zemli : [roman]"

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