❴Ebook❵ ➡ Poland Author James A. Michener – Heartforum.co.uk Like the heroic land that is its subject, James Michener s Poland teems with vivid events and unforgettble characters In the sweeping span of eight tumultuous centuries, three Polish families live out Like the heroic land that is its subject, James Michener s Poland teems with vivid events and unforgettble characters In the sweeping span of eight tumultuous centuries, three Polish families live out their destinies and the drama of a nation in the grand tradition of a great James Michener saga.
James Albert Michener is best known for his sweeping multi generation historical fiction sagas, usually focusing on and titled after a particular geographical region His first novel,Tales of the South Pacific , which inspired the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific, won the Pulitzer Prize for FictionToward the end of his life, he created the Journey Prize, awarded annually for the year s best short story published by an emerging Canadian writer founded an MFA program now, named the Michener Center for Writers, at the University of Texas at Austin and made substantial contributions to the James A Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, best known for its permanent collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings and a room containing Michener s own typewriter, books, and various memorabiliaMichener s entry in Who s Who in America says he was born on Feb , But he said in his memoirs that the circumstances of his birth remained cloudy and he did not know just when he was born or who his parents were.
- Mass Market Paperback
- 616 pages
- James A. Michener
- 24 July 2018 James A. Michener