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ROOTS. by  Alex Haley - First Edition; First Printing - 1976 - from Waverley Books (SKU: 3113516)

ROOTS.

ROOTS. by  Alex Haley - First Edition; First Printing - 1976 - from Waverley Books (SKU: 3113516)
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ROOTS.

by Haley, Alex

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0385037872
ISBN 13
9780385037877
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New York: Doubleday.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1976. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0385037872 . First trade edition. Fine in near fine dust jacket. (1"-inch neatly repaired tear at upper seam of spine on rear panel. Couple small edge nicks in jacket. ) Pulitzer Prize winner & basis for the television mini-series. (O); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 587 pages .

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
Waverley Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
3113516
Title
ROOTS.
Author
Haley, Alex
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385037872
ISBN 13
9780385037877
Publisher
Doubleday.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976
Keywords
0385037872

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