"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 - Angela - Goodreads
I bought this book at a used book store on St. Croix. It was meant to be. I really enjoyed this book, as it covered a lot of material that I was mostly unfamiliar with- the culture of the native ... Read full review
Review: CaribbeanUser Review - Heather - Goodreads
This was not the best Michener book I have read, but, as is typical for him, it was a very entertaining and informative romp through Caribbean history. One warning: if you are reading this in ... Read full review
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