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Chesapeake: a novel

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A four-hundred-year saga of America's Eastern Shore, from its Native American roots to the modern age. In the early 1600s, young Edmund Steed is desperate to escape religious persecution in England. After joining Captain John Smith on a harrowing journey across the Atlantic, Steed makes a life for himself in the New World, establishing a remarkable dynasty that parallels the emergence of America. Through the extraordinary tale of one man's dream, Michener tells intertwining stories of family and national heritage, introducing us along the way to Quakers, pirates, planters, slaves, abolitionists, and notorious politicians, all making their way through American history in the common pursuit of freedom.
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Novelist Primary ISBN9781415903933

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subject_facetChesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.) -- History -- Fiction
Domestic fiction
Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- Fiction
Epic fiction
Historical fiction
title_displayChesapeake : a novel
title_fullChesapeake : a novel / James A. Michener ; introduction by Steve Berry
Chesapeake A Novel
title_shortChesapeake
title_suba novel
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Historical Fiction
History
Literature
Thriller