"A grand epic."
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Master storyteller James A. Michener sweeps us off to the Caribbean,with a magnificent novel that captures the eternal allure of that glittering string of islands and their tumultuous history. Beginning in 1310 and continuing through Columbus's arrival and the bloody slave revolt of Haiti to the rise of Castro, CARIBBEAN carries us through 700 dramatic years in a tale teeming with revolution and romance, slavery and superstition, heartfelt characters and thunderous destinies.
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Review: CaribbeanUser Review - Beth - Goodreads
I love you James Michener! How can someone write a sweeping epic about an entire region that spans 700 years and yet still feels intimate? I loved reading about the ridiculous frivolity and also ... Read full review
Review: CaribbeanUser Review - Kevin - Goodreads
Read this while sailing from Portobelo to Cartagena - the history was educational and the storyline was engaging Read full review
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