The Pillars of Earth

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Probably the best work of Follett, this book takes you through the insane journey of ambitious, jealousy and anarchy set in the twentieth century England. The story begins when Phillip a resourceful monk decides to build a gothic cathedral. And from there, a reader will be introduced to the character after character, with their problems.

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An insanely beautiful piece on the subject of ambitious, jealousy and anarchy. Every character brings a story of their own, which are eventually connected.

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Like most Ken Follett books, this book too is an extended version of a story which could be more concise.

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