Edge of Eternity (Book Three of the Century Trilogy)

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Edge of eternity is the third and last book of the century trilogy by ken follett. This series follows five intertwined american, english, german, russian and welsh families. In edge of eternity, the author chronicles the important events of the 1960s to the 1990s, through the eyes of an array of characters. Readers will witness mass political movements, a presidential impeachment, assassinations, the vietnam war and more. Rebecca hoffman is a school teacher in east germany and she discovers that her husband is a stasi agent who has been spying on her for many years. When she impulsively confronts him, he threatens to destroy her family. The second character is a mixed-race american named george jakes, who forsakes a lucrative corporate law career in order to join robert f kennedy's justice department. He soon finds out that the fight against racial discrimination is a personal battle. In another plot, cameron dewar, a senator's grandson, becomes involved in a political espionage. Dmitri dvorkin finds himself in the middle of the nuclear race between the us and the soviet union. His twin sister, tania, thrusts herself into the global governmental turmoil, which takes her to cuba, moscow, warsaw and beyond. Rebecca hoffman's brother, wally has to choose between his pregnant girlfriend and his rock and roll career. Edge of eternity presents a fascinating plot to its readers. The lives of the characters are weaved into some of the most defining events of the 20th century. This paperback novel is published by penguin in 2014.

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Book Description Penguin, New Delhi, India, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Edge of Eternity is the conclusion to an extraordinary history epic called The Century Trilogy. In these books, author Ken Follett, has maintained following the fortunes of five families that are intertwined – American, German, Russian, English and Welsh. The books have seen these families make it through to the twentieth century. Summary of the Book Rebecca Hoffman, an East German teacher, has discovered that she is being spied on by the Stasi. On realizing that this has been happening for years, she does something that will affect her family for life. The offspring of a mixed race couple, George Jakes, has joined Robert F. Kennedy’s justice department. Here, he finds that he is not only in the midst of a civil rights battle, but also one that is personal. Cameron Dewar , grandson to a senator, takes his chance at doing some official and unofficial work for a cause that he believes in. However, he only ends up discovering what a dangerous world he really lives in. Dimka Dvorkin has become an agent for both good and ill causes while the United States and the Soviet Union are close to a nuclear war. On the other hand, his twin sister, Tania, plays a role that takes her to Moscow, Cuba, Prague, Warsow, and eventually into history. Follett has done a great job with the research of the historical background to give us a story that contains characters of rich emotions and fast-paced action. Printed Pages: 960. Bookseller Inventory # 037914

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Book Description Penguin Books, 2014. Softcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. Rebecca Hoffman, an East German teacher, has discovered that she is being spied on by the Stasi. On realizing that this has been happening for years, she does something that will affect her family for life. The offspring of a mixed race couple, George Jakes, has joined Robert F. Kennedy?s justice department. Here, he finds that he is not only in the midst of a civil rights battle, but also one that is personal. Cameron Dewar , grandson to a senator, takes his chance at doing some official and unofficial work for a cause that he believes in. However, he only ends up discovering what a dangerous world he really lives in. Dimka Dvorkin has become an agent for both good and ill causes while the United States and the Soviet Union are close to a nuclear war. On the other hand, his twin sister, Tania, plays a role that takes her to Moscow, Cuba, Prague, Warsow, and eventually into history. Follett has done a great job with the research of the historical background to give us a story that contains characters of rich emotions and fast-paced action. Printed Pages: 1111. Bookseller Inventory # 78901

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Book Description Penguin, New Delhi, India, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Edge of Eternity is the conclusion to an extraordinary history epic called The Century Trilogy. In these books, author Ken Follett, has maintained following the fortunes of five families that are intertwined – American, German, Russian, English and Welsh. The books have seen these families make it through to the twentieth century. Summary of the Book Rebecca Hoffman, an East German teacher, has discovered that she is being spied on by the Stasi. On realizing that this has been happening for years, she does something that will affect her family for life. The offspring of a mixed race couple, George Jakes, has joined Robert F. Kennedy’s justice department. Here, he finds that he is not only in the midst of a civil rights battle, but also one that is personal. Cameron Dewar , grandson to a senator, takes his chance at doing some official and unofficial work for a cause that he believes in. However, he only ends up discovering what a dangerous world he really lives in. Dimka Dvorkin has become an agent for both good and ill causes while the United States and the Soviet Union are close to a nuclear war. On the other hand, his twin sister, Tania, plays a role that takes her to Moscow, Cuba, Prague, Warsow, and eventually into history. Follett has done a great job with the research of the historical background to give us a story that contains characters of rich emotions and fast-paced action. Printed Pages: 960. Bookseller Inventory # 038121

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Book Description Penguin Books, 2014. Softcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. Rebecca Hoffman, an East German teacher, has discovered that she is being spied on by the Stasi. On realizing that this has been happening for years, she does something that will affect her family for life. The offspring of a mixed race couple, George Jakes, has joined Robert F. Kennedy’s justice department. Here, he finds that he is not only in the midst of a civil rights battle, but also one that is personal. Cameron Dewar , grandson to a senator, takes his chance at doing some official and unofficial work for a cause that he believes in. However, he only ends up discovering what a dangerous world he really lives in. Dimka Dvorkin has become an agent for both good and ill causes while the United States and the Soviet Union are close to a nuclear war. On the other hand, his twin sister, Tania, plays a role that takes her to Moscow, Cuba, Prague, Warsow, and eventually into history. Follett has done a great job with the research of the historical background to give us a story that contains characters of rich emotions and fast-paced action. Printed Pages: 1111. Bookseller Inventory # 78901

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