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LocationMt Jewett
TitleThe evening and the morning / Ken Follett.
AuthorFollett, Ken, author.
Call NoFIC FOL 0
CollectionAdult Fiction


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FIC FOL 050778000092380AvailableMt Jewett

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 0525954988
International Standard Book Number 9780525954989 (hardcover)
Dewey Decimal Classification Number 823/.914 23
Personal Name Follett, Ken, author.
Title Statement The evening and the morning / Ken Follett.
Imprint New York : Viking, [2020]
Physical Description 913 pages : illustration ; 25 cm.
Content Type text txt rdacontent
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarrier
Series Statement The Kingsbridge series
Summary, Etc. "It is 997 CE, the end of the Dark Ages. England is facing attacks from the Welsh in the west and the Vikings in the east. Those in power bend justice according to their will, regardless of ordinary people and often in conflict with the king. Without a clear rule of law, chaos reigns. In these turbulent times, three characters find their lives intertwined: A young boatbuilder's life is turned upside down when the only home he's ever known is raided by Vikings, forcing him and his family to move and start their lives anew in a small hamlet where he does not fit in. . . . A Norman noblewoman marries for love, following her husband across the sea to a new land. But the customs of her husband's homeland are shockingly different, and as she begins to realize that everyone around her is engaged in a constant, brutal battle for power, it becomes clear that a single misstep could be catastrophic. . . . A monk dreams of transforming his humble abbey into a center of learning that will be admired throughout Europe. And each in turn comes into dangerous conflict with a clever and ruthless bishop who will do anything to increase his wealth and power. Thirty years ago, Ken Follett published his most popular novel, The Pillars of the Earth. Now, Follett's masterful new prequel The Evening and the Morning takes us on an epic journey into a historical past rich with ambition and rivalry, death and birth, love and hate, that will end where The Pillars of the Earth begins"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Great BritainǂxHistoryǂyAnglo Saxon period, 449-1066ǂvFiction.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Middle AgesǂvFiction.
Index Term-Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Additional Physical Form Entry Online version: Follett, Ken. New York : Viking, [2020] Evening and the morning (DLC) 2019051792 9781984882028
Series Added Entry-Personal Name Follett, Ken. Kingsbridge series.

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