Book Name:- This Was a Man
Author Name:- Jeffrey Archer
This Was a Man is the captivating last installment of the Clifton Chronicles, a series of 7 novels that has enhanced Jeffrey Archer’s reputation as a master storyteller and topped the bestseller lists around the world.
This Was a Man opens with a shot being fired, but who lives and who dies and who pulled the trigger?
In Whitehall, Giles Barrington finds the truth about his wife Karin from the Cabinet Secretary. Is she a pawn or a spy in a larger game?
Harry Clifton sets out to write his magnum opus, while Emma his wife completes her 10 years as Chairman of the Bristol Royal Infirmary and get an unexpected call from Margaret Thatcher offering her a job.
Sebastian Clifton becomes chairman of Farthings Kaufman bank, but only after Hakim Bishara has to resign for personal reasons. Sebastian and Samantha’s talented daughter, Jessica, is dismissed from the Slade School of Fine Art, but her aunt Grace comes to her rescue.
Meanwhile, Lady Virginia is about to flee the country to evade her creditors when the Duchess of Hertford dies and she sees another chance to clear her debts and finally trump the Barringtons and Cliftons.
In a devastating twist, tragedy engulfs the Clifton family when one of them receives a shocking diagnosis that will throw all their lives into turmoil.