Viewing Entry - Centennial (S13511) by Michener, James A.
Playing time for daisy/audio formats : 49 hours 12 minutes
Author / Responsible party
Michener, James A.
Historical fiction. Western fiction. Colorado -- Fiction. Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- Fiction.
Readers should note that most chapters are over 3 hours long.
Brimming with the glory of America's past, the story of Colorado the Centennial State is manifested through its people: Lame Beaver, the Arapaho chieftain and warrior, and his Comanche and Pawnee enemies; Levi Zendt, fleeing with his child bride from the Amish country; the cowboy, Jim Lloyd, who falls in love with a wealthy and cultured Englishwoman, Charlotte Seccombe. In "Centennial, " trappers, traders, homesteaders, gold seekers, ranchers, and hunters are brought together in the dramatic conflicts that shape the destiny of the legendary West and the entire country.