To Play the King
|Nakladatelství:||» HarperCollins Publishers|
|Médium / forma:||Tištěná kniha|
|Rozměr:||214 x 138 x 25 mm|
|Vazba:||Knihy - paperback|
|Datum vydání:||3. 7. 2014|
The #1 International Bestseller from the Executive Producer of the hit Netflix series "House of Cards," starring Kevin Spacey.Francis Urquhart is back and the newly elected Prime Minister continues his climb to power. This time he will take on the King himself, threatening to expose Royal secrets. This game is winner-takes-all, but who will walk away the victor?The role of the monarchy in modern Britain comes under scrutiny as Prime Minister Francis Urquhart threatens to expose Royal secrets when his plans are blocked by the idealistic new King. Their differences of opinion quickly degenerate into open hostility. The battlefield ranges from architecture to the underprivileged; the battle is fought with rigged opinion polls, manipulated newspaper headlines, sexual scandal and economic brinkmanship as Urquhart sets out to destroy not only the King's family and friends but even the King himself.Continuing the dark tale of greed, corruption, and unquenchable ambition, "To Play the King "reveals that no matter the country, politics, intrigue and passion reign in the corridors of power.