Book cover - The Gods of Newport - Author John Jakes

The Gods of Newport

Author John Jakes

  • Release Date: 2006-11-07
  • Genre: Historical
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The Gods of Newport Summary

The Gods of Newport - In the late nineteenth century, Newport, Rhode Island-with its giant marble mansions, lavish dinner parties, and vicious social climbing- is a summer playground of the very rich. Into this rarefied world comes infamous railroad mogul and robber baron Sam Driver. He wants his beautiful daughter to have the best Newport has to offer-even if that means breaking all the rules...