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Subject: Jihn Jakes
Date Posted: 8/7/2007 12:09 PM ET
Member Since: 12/23/2005
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Historical authors like him?

Ooops - that should be John Jakes.

Last Edited on: 8/7/07 12:09 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Holly B. - ,
Date Posted: 8/8/2007 11:42 AM ET
Member Since: 2/14/2007
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Have you tried James A. Michener? Of his I'd recommend Hawaii, Texas & Centennial for starters, but none of his books are dogs.

Date Posted: 8/8/2007 2:15 PM ET
Member Since: 11/10/2006
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Edward Rutherfurd writes great historical sagas. Most are based in England or Ireland. They are all hefty books - 700 pages or more.