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User Review  - pennsylady - LibraryThing

Winter of the World 12 discs (abridged) 3.5 ★ I found myself losing interest in a time period that usually intrigues me... Ok but I was looking for it to end. Glad I chose abridged. Read full review

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User Review  - bbbart - LibraryThing

After longing to get my hands on Winter of the World ever since I finished Fall of Giants, I couldn't help but being disappointed by the second part of the Century Trilogy by Follet. It's of course a ... Read full review

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User Review  - jmoncton - LibraryThing

I generally like Follett's books -- they make history come alive. His characters' reactions to historic events or situations give me a better understanding of that time and era. And, I enjoyed the ... Read full review

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User Review  - PennyAnne - LibraryThing

Workmanlike but interesting exploration of WWII from all sides of the conflict (told through the stories of families in England, USA, Germany and Russia). Part 2 of a trilogy so am now committed to reading Part 3 when it is published! Read full review

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User Review  - melparish - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed the first book and was looking forward to this one, but somehow it did not quite live up to expectations. I found it hard to have any empathy for any of the characters even though ... Read full review

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User Review  - MichaelHodges - LibraryThing

Review: Winter of the World by Ken Follett……………..24 May 2013 This book is the second of a Trilogy of the 20th century. At 940 pages this book is a weighty tomb that primarily covers the exciting ... Read full review

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User Review  - simplicity99 - LibraryThing

This is the one and only book I have ever pre-ordered. One of my all time favorite novels was Pillars of the Earth, which I read many years before Oprah, and I felt lost that I had to wait a year for ... Read full review

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User Review  - RobGodfrey - LibraryThing

I enjoyed the first book in this trilogy more, but it is a good read and a page-turner. With so many characters so widely scattered across the globe it's a tough ask to make each scenario as ... Read full review


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