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Author: LeVar BurtonRen WoodsLouis Gossett, Jr.Ji-Tu CumukaLorne GreeneAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 1992, ©1977.
Series: Roots of Faith #1.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Despite a violent shipboard rebellion, the vessel completes its voyage ... and Kunta Kinte endures the indignity of an Annapolis slave auction. Fiddler, the slave in charge of Kunta's training, becomes his only friend, a friendship that's tested when Kunta plans an escape so he can be with Fanta.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Drama
Named Person: Alex Haley; Kinte family; Haley family; Alex Haley; Haley family.; Kinte family.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: LeVar Burton; Ren Woods; Louis Gossett, Jr.; Ji-Tu Cumuka; Lorne Greene; David Greene; John Erman; Alex Haley; Wolper Productions.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790714566 9780790714561 0790714620 9780790714622
OCLC Number: 30564053
Notes: Based on the book by Alex Haley.
"11112."
Hi-fi, digitally processed.
Not rated.
Credits: Executive producer, David L. Wolper ; producer, Stan Margulies ; developed for television by William Blinn ; written for television by Ernest Kinoy and William Blinn ; music, Gerald Fried ; directors, David Greene and John Erman.
Cast: LeVar Burton, Ji-Tu Cumbuka, Lynda Day George, Vic Morrow, Paul Shenar, Ren Woods ; special guest stars, Edward Asner, Louis Gosset Jr., Lorne Greene, Robert Reed, Ralph Waite.
Description: 1 videocassette (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Roots of Faith #1.
Other Titles: Roots (Television program : 1977).
Responsibility: a David L. Wolper Production.

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Despite a violent shipboard rebellion, the vessel completes its voyage ... and Kunta Kinte endures the indignity of an Annapolis slave auction. Fiddler, the slave in charge of Kunta's training, becomes his only friend, a friendship that's tested when Kunta plans an escape so he can be with Fanta.

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