Tales of the South Pacific Ideas for Group Discussions
Tales of the South Pacific Literary Precedents
Tales of the South Pacific Adaptations
Tales of the South Pacific Bibliography
Anthony, Arthur. “Avoiding Nostalgia: James Michener’s The Bridge at Andau.” Literature and the Arts 5, no. 1 (Spring/Summer, 1993): 47-53.
Becker, George. James A. Michener. New York: Frederick Ungar, 1983.
Beidler, Philip D. “South Pacific and American Remembering: Or, ’Josh, We’re Going to Buy This Son of a Bitch!’” Journal of American Studies 27, no. 2 (August, 1993): 207-222.
Bell, Pearl K. “James Michener’s Docudramas.” Commentary 71 (April, 1981): 71-73.
Grobel, Lawrence. Talking with Michener. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1999.
Hayes, John P. James Michener: A Biography. New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1984.
Hines, Samuel M., Jr. “Political Change in America: Perspectives from the Popular Historical Novels of Michener and Vidal.” In Political Mythology and Popular Fiction, edited by Ernest J. Yanarella and Lee Seligman. New York: Greenwood Press, 1988.
Michener, James. “Historical Fiction.” American Heritage 33 (April/May, 1982): 44-48.
Osterholm, J. Roger. “Michener’s Space, the Novel and Miniseries: A Study in Popular Culture.” Journal of Popular Culture 23, no. 3 (Winter, 1989): 51-64.
Severson, Marilyn S. James A. Michener: A Critical Companion. New York: Greenwood Press, 1996.