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  • 13 of 149 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 0 of 6 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

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152 current holds with 149 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library F FOLLETT (Text) 39493110002369 Adult New Fiction Checked out 10/05/2020
Hudson (Fontana) F FOLLETT (Text) 39493109979049 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Jackson County Public Library F FOLLETT (Text) 39493109420846 Adult New Fiction Checked out 10/09/2020
Macon County Public Library F FOLLETT (Text) 39493108689615 Adult New Fiction Checked out 09/29/2020
Marianna Black Library F FOLLETT (Text) 39493109212250 Adult New Fiction Checked out 10/08/2020
Nantahala Community Library F FOLLETT (Text) 39493108689813 Adult New Fiction Checked out 10/10/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525954989
  • ISBN: 0525954988
  • Physical Description: 913 pages : map ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, [2020]

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General Note:
Prequel to: The pillars of the earth.
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: Abbeys > Fiction.
Monks > England > Fiction.
Religions > Fiction.
Vikings > England > Fiction.
Tenth century > Fiction.
Eleventh century > Fiction.
England > Social life and customs > To 1066 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > To 1066 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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