James Michener

James Albert Michener was an American author of more than 40 titles, the majority of which are novels of sweeping sagas, covering the lives of many generations in a particular geographic locale and incorporating historical facts into the story as well. Michener was known for the meticulous research behind his work.
Michener's major books include Tales of the South Pacific (for which he won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1948), Hawaii, The Drifters, Centennial, The Source, The Fires of Spring, Chesapeake, Caribbean, Caravans, Alaska, Texas, and Poland. His nonfiction works include his 1968 Iberia about his travels in Spain and Portugal, his 1992 memoir The World is My Home, and Sports in America.

The World Is My Home Cover Image
By James A. Michener, Steve Berry (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780812978131
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Published: Dial Press - January 30th, 2007

Caribbean Cover Image
By James A. Michener, Steve Berry (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780812974928
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Published: Dial Press - December 13th, 2005

Alaska Cover Image
By James A. Michener, Steve Berry (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780375761423
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Published: Dial Press - November 12th, 2002

The Source Cover Image
By James A. Michener, Steve Berry (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780375760389
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Published: Dial Press - July 9th, 2002

Mexico Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780449221877
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Fawcett Books - October 12th, 1994

The Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780449221433
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Published: Fawcett Books - July 20th, 1992

 

 

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