Centennial by James A. Michener

"Centennial" is a sweeping historical novel that traces the history of the plains of northeast Colorado from prehistoric times to the 1970s. The narrative intertwines the stories of the land's various inhabitants over the centuries, including Native Americans, French fur trappers, English nobles, American pioneers, and others. The novel explores themes of love, war, and the challenge of the frontier, all set against the backdrop of the American West's breathtaking landscapes.

The 4588th greatest book of all time


Published
1974
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
900-1100
Words
292,000
Original Language
English

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