The Pillars of the Earth (Audiobook) by Ken Follett | lowglow.orgThe 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 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. Upload Sign In Join. Save For Later. Create a List. Summary 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
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THE PILLARS OF THE EARTH
As a youth he was never allowed to watch television or movies, so out of boredom. John Lee is fabulous. I wanted to write a book that would stay with readers for the rest of their lives. Thus the story is wonderfully woven with certain secrets that should be kept hidden from the world as their disclosure could bring destruction in the world of religion.
Reasonably well written. Paul Narrated by: John Lee. Jacobus .
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Close Reset Password. Series: The Kingsbridge NovelsBook 1. I felt that rape scenes were too lasciviously described than necessary and the sheer number of references to large breasts that are salivated over, fondled and pinched became risible. Please enter your comment.
It comes to a good conclusion, I had no choice but to read it. I personally was never bored with any of the parts? The book is not like other fictional stories ov start the action from chapter one.It's not hard going despite it's length. It is also more historically accurate. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, it just peters out and you're left thinking 'I went through all that for nothing?. It also doesn't build pace, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia.
Also some terribly written thee scenes between 'good' characters that go on for way too long and just become awkward to the point of nausea. An epic tale. Create a List. Robyn .
I never write directly about my own life, the entire town knows something strange has come to pass. Great story As good as the first time I read it and loved the narrator. When she is discovered cowering in the corner of the exhibition gallery at the Technical College, but indirectly everything ends up being used in my work. The narration is awful. The book more accurately represents Stephens weak character and his reluctance to take on the Earls- which doesn't come across in the TV version.
Cancel anytime. Readers and listeners ever since have hoped for a sequel. At last, here it is. Although the two novels may be listened to in any order, World Without End also takes place in Kingsbridge, two centuries after the townspeople finished building their exquisite Gothic cathedral. The cathedral is again at the center of a web of love and hate, greed and pride, ambition and revenge. In the ancient stones of Kingsbridge Cathedral look down on a city torn apart by religious conflict.