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Follett, Ken

Overview
Works: 1,291 works in 7,992 publications in 32 languages and 146,991 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction  Action and adventure fiction  War fiction  Spy stories  Domestic fiction  Epic fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Translator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6056.O45, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ken Follett
The Pillars of the earth by Ken Follett( Book )

494 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 8,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in twelfth-century England, this epic of kings and peasants juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages
Fall of giants by Ken Follett( Book )

178 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fate of five interrelated families - American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh - as they move through the dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women's suffrage
World without end by Ken Follett( Book )

215 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 5,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two centuries after the building of the elaborate Gothic cathedral in Kingsbridge, its prior finds himself at the center of a web of ambition and revenge that places the city at a crossroad of commerce, medicine, and architecture
Whiteout by Ken Follett( Book )

163 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A missing canister containing a deadly virus forms the center of a storm that traps Stanley Oxenford, director of a medical research firm, and a violent trio of thugs in a remote house during a Christmas Eve blizzard
Code to zero by Ken Follett( Book )

151 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man wakes up shaking with fear on the cold rest room floor in Union Station, Washington, D.C. He doesn't know how he got there, or even his own name. His ragged, dirty clothes imply that he's a bum, probably getting over a bender. But something seems terribly wrong--and shadowy figures follow his every move. Searching for answers, the man uncovers a shocking truth that threatens to derail America's space program, even while Cape Canaveral counts down to liftoff
Hornet flight by Ken Follett( Book )

153 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 4,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In June 1944, with the war not going well for the British, the lives of three people on both sides of the English Channel intertwine as one of them makes a discovery that could change the course of the war
Eye of the needle : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

187 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 14 languages and held by 4,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary World War II German agent with secret information about the Allied D-Day landing waits at an English lighthouse to be picked up by a submarine and becomes sidetracked by an affair with a paraplegic's wife
The key to Rebecca by Ken Follett( Book )

295 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 16 languages and held by 4,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He is known to the Germans as 'Sphinx', to others as Alex Wolff, a European businessman. He arrives suddenly in Cairo from out of the desert, armed with a radio set, a lethal blade and a copy of Daphne du Maurier's Rebecca -- a ruthless man with a burning conviction that he will win at all costs. The stakes are high, for the survival of the British campaign in North Africa is in the balance. Only Major William Vandam, an Intelligence officer, and a beautiful courtesan Elene can put an end to Wolff's brilliant clandestine reports of British troop movements and strategic plans ...As Rommel's troops come nearer to victory, Vandam pursues Wolff across the merciless desert to a terrifying life or death confrontation between the two adversaries
Night over water by Ken Follett( Book )

172 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 4,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As England and Germany engage in battle in 1939, the world's most luxurious airline takes off for its final flight to neutral America, but two ruthless passengers are determined to prevent the plane from reaching its destination
Jackdaws by Ken Follett( Book )

64 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his own best tradition of "Eye of the Needle" and "The Key to Rebecca, " Follett follows his major bestseller, "Code to Zero, " with a breathtaking novel of suspense set in the most dangerous days of World War II
On wings of eagles by Ken Follett( Book )

157 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 4,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a former Green Beret commander who led a group of businessmen on a daring rescue mission to free two men from an Iranian jail
The man from St. Petersburg by Ken Follett( Book )

207 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 4,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before World War I, two men--one a noble Russian emissary, the other a denizen of Europe's underground--set in motion a concatenation of world-shaking, ultimately fatal events
A dangerous fortune by Ken Follett( Book )

167 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 4,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1866, tragedy strikes at the exclusive Windfield School. A young student drowns in a mysterious accident involving a small circle of boys. Among them are scrappy Hugh Pilaster; his older cousin Edward, the weak, dissolute heir to the Pilaster banking fortune; and Micky Miranda, the darkly handsome son of a brutal South American landowner. The drowning and its aftermath initiate a spiraling circle of treachery that will span three decades and entwine many lives
The hammer of Eden : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

172 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of eco-terrorists threaten to start an earthquake and destroy San Francisco unless the government abandons plans to create a dam. They are ignored until the earth trembles and FBI agent Judy Maddox discovers that the technology for a man-made earthquake is available. At which point a race against time gets underway
Triple : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

240 editions published between 1199 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 3,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a dangerous KGB operative on his trail, Nat Dickstein, British expatriate and Israeli intelligence agent, penetrates the control bureau of Euratom to steal uranium oxide and is forced to put his faith in an attractive woman
The third twin : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

64 editions published between 1006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller on genes manipulation. By chance a woman scientist comes across twins who were born of different mothers and so discovers a secret U.S. government project to produce the perfect soldier. The discovery of these experiments, in which women without knowing gave birth to test-tube clones, puts her life in danger
A place called freedom by Ken Follett( Book )

70 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th Century Scotland, Mack MacAsh, a rebellious youth who tried to escape from a slave mine, is caught and deported in chains to America. On the same boat is the mine owner's son, travelling to his plantation in Virginia, and with him is his fiancee, Lizzie Hallim, who helped MacAsh escape. She and MacAsh will meet again and love will bloom
Winter of the world by Ken Follett( Book )

49 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 3,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel continues the stories of five interrelated families. Carla von Ulrich finds her life engulfed by the Nazi tide; American brothers Woody and Chuck Dewar take separate paths to momentous events; English student Lloyd Williams discovers in the Spanish Civil War that he must fight Communism just as hard as Fascism; Daisy Peshkov cares only for popularity until the war transforms her life, while her cousin Volodya carves out a position in Soviet intelligence
Edge of eternity by Ken Follett( Book )

93 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East German teacher Rebecca Hoffmann discovers she's been spied on by the Stasi for years and commits an impulsive act that will affect her family for the rest of their lives. George Jakes, the child of a mixed-race couple, bypasses a corporate law career to join Robert F. Kennedy's Justice Department, and finds himself in the middle not only of the seminal events of the civil rights battle, but a much more personal battle of his own. Cameron Dewar, the grandson of a senator, jumps at the chance to do some official and unofficial espionage for a cause he believes in, only to discover that the world is a much more dangerous place than he'd imagined. Dimka Dvorkin, a young aide to Nikita Khrushchev, becomes a prime agent both for good and for ill as the United States and the Soviet Union race to the brink of nuclear war, while his twin sister, Tanya, carves out a role that will take her from Moscow to Cuba to Prague to Warsaw and into history
The pillars of the Earth : the epic eight-part miniseries by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan( Visual )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and French and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In het jaar 1135 in Engeland ontbrandt een machtstrijd om de troon terwijl in Kingsbridge een magistrale kathedraal wordt gebouwd
 
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The Pillars of the earth
Alternative Names

controlled identityFollet, Ken

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controlled identityMyles, Symon

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Fālit, Kin

Folet, Ken

Folets, Kens, 1949-

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Follett, Kenneth Martin

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Myles, Symon.

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Кен Фолет

Кен Фоллетт

Фоллетт, Кен.

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פולט, קן

קן פולט סופר בריטי

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폴레트, 켄 1949-

폴렛, 켄 1949-

폴리트, 켄 1949-

폴릿, 켄 1949-

ケン・フォレット

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フォレット, ケン

福莱特 肯

肯·福勒特

肯. 福莱特

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Turkish (5)

Greek, Modern (4)

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Fall of giantsWorld without endWhiteoutCode to zeroHornet flightEye of the needle : a novelThe key to RebeccaNight over water