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    Hawaii by James A. Michener

As the volcanic Hawaiian Islands sprout from the ocean floor, the land remains untouched for centuries--until, little more than a thousand years ago, Polynesian seafarers make the perilous journey across the Pacific, flourishing in this tropical paradise according to their ancient traditions. Then, in the early nineteenth century, American missionaries arrive, bringing with them a new creed and a new way of life.

Year: 1959
Genre: Historical

    Centennial by James A. Michener

Written to commemorate the Bicentennial in 1976, James A. Michener's magnificent saga of the West is an enthralling celebration of the frontier. Brimming with the glory of America's past, the story of Colorado--the Centennial State. Trappers, traders, homesteaders, gold seekers, ranchers, and hunters are brought together in the dramatic conflicts that shape the destiny of the legendary West--and the entire country.

Year: 1974
Genre: Gold RushHistoricalWesterns

    Texas by James A. Michener

Spanning four and a half centuries, James A. Michener's monumental saga chronicles the epic history of Texas, from its Spanish roots in the age of the conquistadors to its current reputation as one of America's most affluent, diverse, and provocative states. Among his finely drawn cast of characters, emotional and political alliances are made and broken, as the loyalties established over the course of each turbulent age inevitably collapse under the weight of wealth and industry.

Year: 1985
Genre: HistoricalWesterns

 

 

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1959Hawaii by James A. Michener Historical, Hawaii, USA
1974Centennial by James A. Michener Historical, Westerns, Gold Rush, Colorado, USA
1985Texas by James A. Michener Historical, Westerns, Texas, USA

 

 

 


 

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