The Pillars of the Earth Author:Ken Follett Deluxe Edition Paperback, ISBN 978-0-451-22524-5 — Tells the story of Philip, Prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known . . . of Tom, the mason . . . of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena . . . and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state an... more »d brother against brother.
A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of twelfth-century England . . .« less