South Pacific (novel)

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The Novel
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First edition cover
Author James Michener
Country United States
Language English
Genre Historical novel
Publisher Gulliver Books
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages 40
ISBN 0-15-200618-4

South Pacific (1992) is a book by American author James A. Michener.

As retold by Michener, the book is based on Rodgers and Hammerstein's award-winning musical, "South Pacific" based on Michener's 1947 book Tales of the South Pacific, about the lives of officers, nurses, a French expatriate, and natives on the islands of the South Pacific during World War II. Includes discussion of the original Broadway production and its cast. Unpaginated glossy pages with beautiful some full page color illust.[1]


  1. ^ description taken from abebooks