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Chesapeake: a novel
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Contributors:
Berry, Steve, 1955- author of introduction, etc.
Published:
New York : Dial Press Trade Paperbacks, 2014.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Dial Press trade paperback edition.
Physical Desc:
xviii, 996 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Status:
3 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
Description

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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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780812970432, 0812970438

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Description
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.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Michener, J. A. 1., & Berry, S. (2014). Chesapeake: a novel. Dial Press trade paperback edition. New York, Dial Press Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Michener, James A. 1907-1997 and Steve Berry. 2014. Chesapeake: A Novel. New York, Dial Press Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Michener, James A. 1907-1997 and Steve Berry, Chesapeake: A Novel. New York, Dial Press Trade Paperbacks, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Michener, James A. 1907-1997 and Steve Berry. Chesapeake: A Novel. Dial Press trade paperback edition. New York, Dial Press Trade Paperbacks, 2014.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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