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Death and the devil

Frank Schätzing

Death and the devil

by Frank Schätzing

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementFrank Schätzing ; translated by Mike Mitchell.
ContributionsMitchell, Mike, 1941-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2680.A79 T6313 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination391 p. ;
Number of Pages391
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23082220M
ISBN 100061349488
ISBN 109780061349485

Like Ken Follet's "The Pillars of the Earth", one of the main characters of "Death and the Devil" is a cathedral. Unlike Follet's book, we are not taken through different generations to a conclusion but we are rather taken for an exciting ride of only a few days. The characters are almost caricatures at the start/5(4). Get this from a library! Death and the devil. [Frank Schätzing] -- As the cathedral rises above Cologne, a bitter struggle is underway to control the wealth of this prosperous commercial center -- and it .

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America (Crown Publishers, ISBN ) is a historical non-fiction book by Erik Larson presented in a novelistic style. The book is based on real characters and events. It tells the story of the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago from the viewpoint of the designers, including Daniel Burnham Author: Erik Larson. Get this from a library! Death and the devil. [Frank Schätzing] -- Far below the soaring spires and flying buttresses of the great cathedral, an assassin of unnatural talent surveys his new hunting ground.

  Death, the Devil, and the Goldfish is the surprise novel of the year and I'm glad that I didn't miss such a gem. It's Beautifully British and if I didn't know better I'd suspect that Tom Holt, Robert Rankin and Terry Pratchett had combined forces and written under a pseudonym.5/5.   Death and the Devil (Book): Schätzing, Frank: In the year , under the supervision of the architect Gerhard Morart, the most ambitious ecclesiastical building in all of Christendom is rising above the merchant city of Cologne: the great cathedral. Far below the soaring spires and flying buttresses, a bitter struggle is underway between the archbishop of Cologne and the ruling merchant.


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