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Roots: The Saga of an American Family by  Alex Haley - Paperback - Third Printing - 1977 - from Adventures Underground and Biblio.co.uk

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Roots: The Saga of an American Family

by Haley, Alex

Condition: Good/No Jacket


New York, New York: Dell Publishing, 1977. Third Printing. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Used Book: Mass Market Paperback Standard used condition. Reading copy or better.

Tracing his ancestry through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects - back to Africa, Alex Haley discovered a sixteen-year-old youth, Kunta Kinte. It was this young man, who had been torn from his homeland and in torment and anguish brought to the slave markets of the New World, who held the key to Haley's deep and distant past. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976.




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