The Resource Roots, Alex Haley

Roots, Alex Haley

Label
Roots
Title
Roots
Statement of responsibility
Alex Haley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A condensed version of a portion of this work first appeared in Reader's digest."
  • Alex Haley traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunte Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. He follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Title
Roots
Creator
Summary
Captured in Africa, Kunta Kinte, a tribal prince, becomes a slave, and eventually generations of his family survive to become free again
Subject
Genre
Story line
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Biography type
collective biography
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124573
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
929/.2/0973
Index
no index present
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1330
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
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the saga of an American family
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the saga of an American family
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Alex Haley
Label
Roots, Alex Haley
Link
Production
Note
"The saga of an American family." -- Cover
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volume
Carrier category code
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Carrier MARC source
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Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18042959
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 688 pages
Isbn
9780385037877
Lccn
72076164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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http://library.link/vocab/recordID
18042959

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