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Michael Dobbs (14 November 1948) is the author of House of Cards (Novel) book. He would turn this book into a trilogy by creating To play the King (1992) and The Final Cut (1994). He is executive producer for the US version. Categories: House of Cards (UK).
Michael Dobbs, Baron Dobbs (born 14 November 1948) is a British Conservative politician and author, best known for his House of Cards trilogy. Michael Dobbs was born on 14 November 1948 in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, the son of nurseryman Eric and Eileen Dobbs. He was educated at Hertford Grammar School, Cheshunt Grammar School, and Christ Church, Oxford. After graduating from Oxford in 1971 with a third-class degree in PPE, Dobbs moved to the United States
Michael Dobbs was born on the same day, in the same hour as Prince Charles in 1948. Discover new books on Goodreads. See if your friends have read any of Michael Dobbs's books.
Michael Dobbs was born on the same day, in the same hour as Prince Charles in 1948 .
House of Cards is a political thriller novel by British author Michael Dobbs. Published in 1989, it tells the story of Francis Urquhart, a fictional Chief Whip of the Conservative Party, and his amoral and manipulative scheme to become leader of the governing party and, thus, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. A television adaptation, written by Andrew Davies and produced by the BBC was aired in 1990
Other books in the House of Cards series: House of Cards, Book 1 The dark, twisting schemes of a.Michael Dobbs has an uncanny knack of forecasting the future. A fascinating read and a conclusion that would send a chill through Buckingham Palace.
Other books in the House of Cards series: House of Cards, Book 1 The dark, twisting schemes of a politician determined to succeed To Play The King, Book 2 Newly elected Prime Minister plots to take on the Monarchy to grab even more power The Final Cut, Book 3 The perfect finale to this twisted trilogy, Urquhart refuses to close his career quietly. What readers are saying about House of Cards: "the best of modern political fiction.
Start reading House of Cards (House of Cards Series Book 1) on your Kindle in under a minute. Michael Dobbs weaves an intricate tale of the pursuit of power. Where power is wielded on a vast scale is corruption ever far behind
Start reading House of Cards (House of Cards Series Book 1) on your Kindle in under a minute. Where power is wielded on a vast scale is corruption ever far behind. What would a man do, what morals would he leave behind in the pursuit of power? How many lives would he be willing to destroy to reach his goals. Michael Dobbs does a terrific job of exploring these questions. Though a work of fiction, House of Cards gives a tantalizing look at the desire to be powerful.
House of Cards is a classic political thriller reinvented for a new generation. e;This blood and thunder tale, lifelike and thoroughly cynical, certainly carries the ring of authenticit.e; – The Independent. Thriller & Crime. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate. Cruelty of any kind is unforgivable. That’s why there is no point at all in being cruel in half-measure.
Michael Dobbs has spent many years at the most senior levels of British politics, advising Mrs Thatcher, Cecil Parkinson and many other leading politicians. He worked as a journalist in the United States throughout the Watergate crisis, and after returning to London in 1975 played major roles in the general elections of 1979 and 1983, and was Chief of Staff at Conservative Party headquarters during the 1987 elections. He has a doctorate in defence studies.
Author: Michael Dobbs
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (May 9, 1995)
Pages: 383 pages
ePUB size: 1242 kb
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