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Faces of America : how 12 extraordinary people discovered their pasts

Author: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the roots and identities of many of America's most recognizable citizens

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gates, Henry Louis.
Faces of America.
New York : New York University Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2010016968
(OCoLC)587143242
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
ISBN: 9780814732656 0814732658 081473264X 9780814732649
OCLC Number: 651663937
Description: 1 online resource (x, 278 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents: A note on DNA testing --
Mike Nichols --
Meryl Streep --
Queen Noor --
Louise Erdrich --
Yo-Yo Ma --
Dr. Mehmet Oz --
Mario Batali --
Elizabeth Alexander --
Malcolm Gladwell --
Stephen Colbert --
Kristi Yamaguchi --
Eva Longoria Parker --
DNA appendix / by Nathan Pearson.
Other Titles: Faces of America (Television program)
Responsibility: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
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"There are surprises-[Gates] finds a common ancestor between Queen Noor of Jordan and African-American academic Elizabeth Alexander; both are 37th great-granddaughters of Charlemagne-and in getting Read more...

 
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