"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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chesapeakeUser Review - byrd lady - Borders
michener did a fantastic job of taking us through the separation from england right through the revolution.following the adventures of the steed family through so many different adventures was riveting.once you pick this book up you won't want to put it down. Read full review
ChesapeakeUser Review - Xan the Man - Borders
Like Centennial, I read this book for an English class. I liked it just as much as Covenant and Centennial. It is much like the other two books in style, but is set in the Chesapeake are on the ... Read full review