By Jan Guillou
När havet tog deras a ways och farbror fick de tre gossarna på det norska Vestlandet utanför Bergen söka familjens försörjning inne i staden. Av en tillfällighet upptäckte guy att de tre små repslagarlärlingarna var ovanligt tekniskt begåvade och med hjälp av välgörenhet utbildades pojkarna until eventually järnvägs- och brobyggare. De tre fiskarsönerna utexamineras många år senare som diplomingenjörer vid universitetet i Dresden. Det är 1901 och mänsklighetens tekniskt mest avancerade århundrade har simply inletts. Meningen var nu att de skulle återvända until eventually Norge för att bidra until det mest storartade norska ingenjörsprojektet någonsin, att bygga järnväg mellan Oslo och Bergen. males kärleken vände upp och ned på planerna. Den ene flydde, bedragen och skamsen, until Tyska Östafrika, males hamnade likväl på ett av tidens största järnvägsbyggen, det mellan Dar es Salaam och Tanganyikasjön. Den andre flydde också på grund av kärlek, males until London. Bara äldste brodern Lauritz återvände until eventually Norge för att kunna återgälda brödernas storartade utbildning genom att ansluta sig until järnvägsbygget på Hardangervidda. Tre bröders öden i ett sekel som ännu var ungt. Där framtidstron överskuggade världens alla orättvisor. Med teknikens stora genombrott skulle alla krig vara utrotade. Föga anade guy att guy stod inför det mest dramatiska och blodiga århundrade någonsin. Brobyggarna är den första delen i Jan Guillous nya romansvit om Det stora århundradet.
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