Title: A Dangerous Fortune
Author: Ken Follett
Publication Year: 1994
In 1866, a mysterious drowning at the exclusive Windfield School for boys initiates a spiraling circle of treachery that will span three decades and entwine many lives. A spectacular New York Times bestseller with more than 500,000 hardcover copies in print. Media advertising and special cover treatment.
In 1866, tragedy strikes at the exclusive Windfield School. A young student drowns in a mysterious accident involving a small circle of boys. The drowning and its aftermath initiates a spiraling circle of treachery that will span three decades and entwine many loves... From the exclusive mens club and brothels that cater to every dark desire of Londons upper classes to the dazzling ballrooms and mahogany-paneled suites of the manipulators of the worlds wealth, Ken Follett conjures up a stunning array of contrasts. This breathtaking novel portrays a family splintered by lust, bound by a shared legacy... men and women swept toward a perilous climax where greed, fed by the shocking truth of a boys death, must be stopped, or not just one man's dreams, but those of a nation, will die...
This book is in good conditiion with some signs of wear on cover and spine.
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