After many years, the prequel to one of the most widely read books of Ken follett. In The Darkness of Dawn you will be able to know all the details just before eating The pillars of the earth.
The beginning of history is located in the year 997. At the end of the century, just at the end of the Dark Ages and the beginning of the Middle Ages.
The whole world is in a stage of change and difficult times. In England it is not the exception with the attacks of the Vikings from the east and the Welsh from the west.
Everyone’s goal is power, and the only way to obtain it is by taking it by force. Not even the king is safe from conflict.
In the midst of all the chaos, fate unites the lives of completely different people. Ragna the daughter of a Norman nobleman, who decides to go live in another land together with her husband and discovers the hostile customs of that new place.
On the other hand, there is a boat builder named Edgar, who longs for a future with the woman he loves. But fate has other plans for him.
While Aldred, a monk who dreams of turning his abbey into an exemplary place. The three will be faced with Bishop Wystan, whose sole objective is to seize absolute power.
The greatest appeal of Follett’s works is that ability to portray history with painstaking research and contrast it with a compelling story. In each of its pages the suspense of an overwhelming plot will not be lacking.
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