"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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CARIBBEAN: A NovelUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Is anywhere on earth safe from Michener's roving eye? His latest conquest, the Caribbean Sea and its two dozen major islands, presents a typical clash of cultures—native Caribbean, Spanish, French ... Read full review
CentennialUser Review - Xan the Man - Borders
I read this book for a high school english class, and have loved Michener novels ever since. He has an enthralling style of writing, and the story keeps the reader involved. I would suggest any ... Read full review
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