Sons of Fortune

Archer J.

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ISBN: 0-330-41335-х
Внешнее покрытие издания: в обл.
Язык текста: англ.
Фамилия автора в заголовке: Archer
Инициалы автора (личного имени (имен)): J.
Код отношений (роль соавтора в издании): 070 Автор
Основное заглавие: Sons of Fortune
Сведения, относящиеся к заглавию: Novel
Первые сведения об ответственности: J. Archer
Место издания: London
Издатель: Pan Books
Дата издания: 2002
Объем издания (количество страниц): 597
Высота, см.: 18
Определитель УДК: -3=021
Индекс УДК: 821.111
Статус записи (Тип информации): В наличии
Ширина, см: 11
Толщина, см: 3,5
Вес в граммах: 298
Артикул: 1173872

Описание

Bestselling author Jeffrey Archer returns with a powerful tale of twins separated by fate and reunited by desitiny. It is Hartford, Connecticut, in the late 1940's, and a set of twins is separated at birth by a desperate nurse. Nat Cartwright goes home with his parents, a schoolteacher and an insurance salesman. But his twin brother is to begin his days as Fletcher Andrew Davenport, son of a wealthy CEO and his society wife. During the years that follow, the two brothers grow up unaware of each other's existence. Nat leaves college at the University of Connecticut to serve in Vietnam. Returning a war hero, he finishes school and goes on to become a successful bank executive. Fletcher, meanwhile, has graduated from Yale University and distinguishes himself as a criminal defense lawyer before he is elected a senator. As their lives unfold, both men are confronted with tragedy and betrayal, loss and hardship, all the time overcoming life's obstacles to become the men they are destined to be. In the tradition of Jeffrey Archer's most popular books, SONS OF FORTUNE is as much a chronicle of a nation in transition as it is the story of the making of these two men - and how, eventually, they come to find each other...