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Haley, Alex

Overview
Works: 581 works in 1,701 publications in 31 languages and 47,329 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Christmas stories  Television adaptations  Biographical fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Interviewee, Editor, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author of introduction, Performer, Adapter, Composer, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: E185.97.H24, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Alex Haley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Alex Haley
The autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X ( Book )
186 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 9,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written by Alex Haley from conversations with the Negro leader over a period of two years before his death
A different kind of Christmas by Alex Haley ( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sophomore at Princeton in 1955, southerner Fletcher Randall meets a group of Quaker Friends and eventually becomes involved in the Underground Railroad
Mama Flora's family : a novel by Alex Haley ( Book )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family saga centered on an African-American matriarch whose husband was shot for stealing. It follows her descendants as they fight World War II, march for civil rights, join the Black Panthers and help develop Africa
Malcolm X by Spike Lee ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screen version of the life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
Roots by Alex Haley ( Book )
254 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 25 languages and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the extraordinary account of Alex Haley's own 12 year search for his family's origins. Tracing his ancestry through six generations he discovered a 16 year-old youth, Kunta Kinte. It was this young man who held the key to Haley's deep and distant past
Dragon Parade : a Chinese New Year story by Steven A Chin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Norman Ah Sing is a successful, newly-arrived Chinese grocer in the San Francisco of the 1850's. He is thrilled to be in the Land of the Golden Mountain--America. His delight prompts him to invite all to celebrate the lunar New Year."--Back cover
Viva México! : a story of Benito Juárez and Cinco de mayo by Argentina Palacios ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the Zapotec Indian who grew up to become the President of Mexico and lead his country in a war for independence
Young Martin's promise by Walter Dean Myers ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates events in Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, childhood which sowed the seeds for his activism for equal rights for people, regardless of their color
U.S. Coast Guard bicentennial, 1790-1990 by United States Coast Guard Band ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex Haley ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In one of the few in-depth conversations with Alex Haley before his death in 1992, this film is a moving testament to a man who became a symbol of African Americans' determination to endure and excel
Walking for freedom : the Montgomery bus boycott by Richard Kelso ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts how the black community of Montgomery, Alabama organized and participated in the 1955 bus boycott which ended segregation on public buses
The autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of The autobiography of Malcolm X, one of the most dynamic and controversial black leaders in American history
Selected from A different kind of Christmas by Alex Haley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dame Shirley and the Gold Rush by James J Rawls ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates how a series of letters, written by a woman known as Dame Shirley and published in a San Francisco magazine in 1854 and 1855, were instrumental in inciting the California gold rush
They shall be heard : Susan B. Anthony & Elizabeth Cady Stanton by Kate Connell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the work of Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton for the women's suffrage movement
Coronado's golden quest by Barbara Weisberg ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes Coronado's search for gold in the American Southwest and his interaction with the Native Americans there
Osceola, patriot and warrior by Moses Jumper ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the struggle of Seminole chief and warrior Osceola to save his people from being forced off their land in Florida
Mama Flora's family [a novel] by Alex Haley ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The poignant story of three generations of an African-American family who start out as destitute sharecroppers in Tennessee"--Container
The Black Rose by Tananarive Due ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional biography chronicles the story of Madame C.J. Walker, who rose from the poverty of her former slave parents to found a marketing empire that made her America's first African American female millionaire
Never turn back : Father Serra's mission by James J Rawls ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of the Spanish priest who established missions in California in the late eighteenth century and discusses the lack of understanding between him and the Indians he came to convert
 
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Alternative Names
Haley, A. P. 1921-
Haley, A. P. (Alex Palmer), 1921-
Haley, Alex
Haley, Alex Palmer
Haley, Alex Palmer 1921-1992
Haley, Alexander Murray Palmer 1921-1992
Hāylī, Alīks 1921-1992
Khalli, Aleks 1921-1992
Xalli, Alekis 1921-1992
היילי, אלקס
أليكس هايلي، 1921-1992
هاليي، أليكس، 1921-1992
هيلي، أليكس، 1921-1992
ヘイリー, アレックス
Languages
English (570)
French (49)
German (48)
Spanish (36)
Italian (30)
Chinese (24)
Danish (14)
Dutch (11)
Japanese (9)
Swedish (9)
Korean (9)
Arabic (7)
Hungarian (6)
Finnish (6)
Portuguese (5)
Polish (4)
Czech (3)
Greek, Modern (3)
Hebrew (3)
Urdu (3)
Croatian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Romanian (2)
Slovenian (2)
Telugu (1)
Vietnamese (1)
Swahili (1)
Panjabi (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Norwegian (1)
Slovak (1)
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