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The pillars of the earth(sound recording)

Set in twelfth-century England, when Empress Maud and King Stephen are fighting for the crown of England after the death of Henry, this work of historical fiction chronicles the struggle to build the greatest gothic cathedral the world has ever known.

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  • "Set in twelfth-century England, when Empress Maud and King Stephen are fighting for the crown of England after the death of Henry, this work of historical fiction chronicles the struggle to build the greatest gothic cathedral the world has ever known."@en
  • "This story is set in the crude, flamboyant England of the Middle Ages where the building of a cathedral is the centre of the drama. Around the site of this construction is a story of betrayal, revenge and love, which begins with the public hanging of an innocent man and ends with the humiliation of a king."
  • "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."@en
  • "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."
  • "A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of twelfth-century England, this is Ken Follett's historical masterpiece."@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."
  • "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
  • ""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 heriones and both virtuous and immoral men of God highight 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
  • "The creation of a cathedral is at the center of this drama. Around its construction Follett weaves a story of betrayal, revenge and love. It begins with the public hanging of an innocent man and ends with the humiliation of a king."@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 Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame ... and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn the church against state and brother against brother. A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of twelfth-century England."--Container."@en
  • "From #1 New York Times bestselling author Ken Follett comes this spellbinding epic set in twelfth-century England. The Pillars of the Earth tells the story of the lives entwined in the building of the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has ever known-and a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother."@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."@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 Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame...and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn the church against state and brother against brother. A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of twelfth-century England."--Container."
  • ""...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 Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame...and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn the church against state and brother against brother. A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of twelfth-century England."--Container."@en
  • "The story is set in the crude, flamboyant England of the Middle Ages where the building of a cathedral is the centre of the drama. Around the site of this construction is a story of betrayal, revenge and love, which begins with the hanging of an innocent man and ends with the humiliation of a king."
  • "Ken Follett detours from his well-known and beloved suspense with The Pillars of the Earth, a novel in which he creates a Middle Age English world with sumptuous historical detail in all of its crude, vast glory. Revolving around the lives of those working to build the most amazing Gothic cathedral in the world, Follett explores their ambitions, loves, and tribulations as they work to build a monument that will endure the test of time."
  • "[This book] 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. -Back cover."

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