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Ken Follett's Winter of the World

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Ken Follett talks about his new novel, Winter of the World: Book Two of the Century Trilogy, the follow-up to bestseller Fall of Giants. It picks up where the first book left off, as its five interrelated families enter a time of enormous social, political, and economic turmoil, beginning with the rise of the Third Reich, through the dramas of World War II, and into the atomic age.

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Ken Follett
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Michele from New York

On Hitler was not smart to take on the U.S because it was so powerful. At the outset of WWII the United States' military ranked 19th in the world; hence, the massive industrialization that was WWII in the US. And FDR had to overcome the massive anti-interventionist sentiments throughout American society, from elected officials and on.

Sep. 19 2012 01:24 PM

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