#3082 Overall Influence

James A. Michener

American author


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

James Albert Michener was an American author. He wrote more than 40 books, most of which were long, fictional family sagas covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating detailed history. Many of his works were bestsellers and were chosen by the Book of the Month Club; he was known for the meticulous research that went into his books.

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University of Northern Colorado

State university in Greeley, Colorado, United States

Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

University of St Andrews

University in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland

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#812 World Rank