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Roots

Author: Alex Haley
Publisher: London : Vintage, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Now a major BBC drama starring Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Laurence FishburneTracing his ancestry through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Alex Haley; Haley family.; Kinte family.; Alex Haley; Haley family.; Kinte family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Haley
ISBN: 0099362813 9780099362814
OCLC Number: 123235892
Description: viii, 688 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Alex Haley.

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"Haley succeeds beautifully where many have failed... The book is an act of love, and it is this which makes it haunting" -- James Baldwin * New York Times * "A gripping mixture of urban confessional Read more...

 
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