Written as a tribute to America's bicentennial celebration. Centennial is an epic novel of the history, land, and people of Colorado. Centered around the fictional town of Centennial, the story contains an extensive cast of characters including Native Americans, French fur trappers, English noblemen, and American cowboys, all caught up in the dramatic events and violent conflicts that shaped the destiny of the legendary West.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - peggy.s - LibraryThing
I read this book for the first time when it came out. I loved it then - and still do. I found that it did a great job of telling Colorado history - it just took everything that happened all over the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing
By this point, I knew that Michener was a very predictable producer. But I thought his take on the West, north of Texas would have at least one good gunfight in it. And it did. But I think this was the last of JAM that I read. Might turn over a few pages if I met it again. Read full review