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Review: Chesapeake

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First of his books I every read and a great introduction to his writing. Fascinating look at how this region changed over the years. Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

User Review  - Kate Kelly - Goodreads

My second Michener didn't disappoint. His books, though long, aren't hard to read and the interwoven plots and stories keep things interesting. I liked the in depth look at the 17th, 18th, and first ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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My second Michener didn't disappoint. His books, though long, aren't hard to read and the interwoven plots and stories keep things interesting. I liked the in depth look at the 17th, 18th, and first ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

User Review  - Ian Lindstrom - Goodreads

I was worried about committing myself to this, but the reviews were enthusiastic for good reason. The story moves along at a nice pace, I never remember becoming bored or hitting sections that move ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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Like all Michener, you really have to be invested in it. I took this on a vacation on the James River (Western shore of the Chesapeake) and finished most of the 860 pages on a porch looking at the ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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I finally finished this book! I loved it because I love the Chesapeake and anything to do with Maryland. Otherwise, I'm pretty sure I would not have made it through this tome. Michener's process of ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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It was a great read. It covered the history well and let you understand what living was like in the area over the different time periods and kept your attention. Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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Chesapeake, historical fiction, begins it's tale with the native Americans who realize that they are no longer alone. Michener's chapters or voyage each tell their story and stand on their own ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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Michener is so great at these location-based historical fiction, and this is more of the same high quality stuff. I love the way he hands the story down through a small circle of families, and he ... Read full review

Review: Chesapeake

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I finished my first Michener. This book was long, and I think I know enough now about the Chesapeake Bay than I ever needed to know. The Turlocks could be the first rednecks ever. I did not like the Steeds. Probably won't touch this again. Read full review


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