Chesapeake Author:James A Michener A Monumental Novel That Brings to Vivid Life Our Past, Our Country and Our People. — The sweep is magnificent...the story dramatic. The Bay itself, with rich wildlife. . . its mystery, and its vulnerability, is most vividly evoked. — Another of James Michener's great mines of narrative, character, and lore. — Michner's most ambitious work of fict... more »ion in theme and scope.
James Michener's entralling new novel tells a magnificent historical saga of our land and its people, focusing on the generations of seven brawling, burgeoning families--their failures and triumphs, their uniquely American spirit and drive--living on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay.« less