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The Resource Roots : the saga of an American family, Alex Haley ; with a special introduction by Michael Eric Dyson and Alex Haley

Roots : the saga of an American family, Alex Haley ; with a special introduction by Michael Eric Dyson and Alex Haley

Label
Roots : the saga of an American family
Title
Roots
Title remainder
the saga of an American family
Statement of responsibility
Alex Haley ; with a special introduction by Michael Eric Dyson and Alex Haley
Title variation
Saga of an American family
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most important books and television series ever to appear, "Roots" opened up the minds of Americans to one of the darkest and most painful parts of its past. This anniversary edition reminds the generation that originally read it that there are issues that still need to be discussed
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haley, Alex
Dewey number
929/.20973
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1330 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E185.97.H24
LC item number
A33 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haley, Alex
  • Haley, Alex
  • Haley family
  • Kinte family
  • African Americans
  • African American families
Label
Roots : the saga of an American family, Alex Haley ; with a special introduction by Michael Eric Dyson and Alex Haley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky231535200
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary edition.
Extent
xi, 899 pages
Isbn
9780306824852
Lccn
2007008822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
hn 03/16, ab 05/16
Label
Roots : the saga of an American family, Alex Haley ; with a special introduction by Michael Eric Dyson and Alex Haley
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1976
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky231535200
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary edition.
Extent
xi, 899 pages
Isbn
9780306824852
Lccn
2007008822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
hn 03/16, ab 05/16

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