"Michener's most ambitious work of fiction in theme and scope."
THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Once again James A. Michener brings history to life with this 400-year saga of America's great bay and its Eastern Shore. Following Edmund Steed and his remarkable family, who parallel the settling and forming of the nation, CHESAPEAKE sweeps readers from the unspoiled world of the Native Americans to the voyages of Captain John Smith, the Revolutionary War, and right up to modern times.
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Review: ChesapeakeUser 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: ChesapeakeUser Review - Sandra - Goodreads
This was the first Michener novel I read, most likely because my mother was reading it and I picked up the books she was reading while she was doing other things. Sometimes they were VERY eye-opening ... Read full review
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