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Roots : the saga of an American family

Author: Alex Haley
Publisher: New York, NY : Vanguard Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 30th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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The author shares the saga of an African American family that extends from his ancestor Kunta Kinte, an African brought to mid-eighteenth-century America as a slave, to himself.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Alex Haley; Haley family.; Kinte family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Haley
ISBN: 9781593154493 1593154496 9781435283053 1435283058 9780756982324 0756982324
OCLC Number: 85830711
Notes: Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976.
Description: xi, 899 p. ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Roots
Responsibility: Alex Haley ; with a special introduction by Michael Eric Dyson and Alex Haley.
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The 30th Anniversary Edition of the book that galvanized the nation and created an extraordinary political, racial, social and cultural dialogue  Read more...

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