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Roots

by HALEY, Alex

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  • fine
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  • First
Condition
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About This Item

New York: Doubleday, 1976. First. hardcover. fine/fine. 587 pages, thick 8vo, black cloth-backed tan boards, dust wrapper. Garden City: Doubleday, 1976. First Edition. Fine. Autographed by Haley on the title page.

Synopsis

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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Bookseller
Argosy Book Store US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
296890
Title
Roots
Author
HALEY, Alex
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Publisher
Doubleday
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976

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We are a large retail store, with 6 floors of out-of-print and rare books, (including, Americana, modern first editions, history of medicine and science), antique maps and prints, autograph manuscripts, letters & signatures.

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