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Roots by  Alex Haley - First Thus - 1977 - from Reading Habit (SKU: GENFIC20511)

Roots

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Roots

by Haley, Alex

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  • good
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Good/Good
ISBN 10
0091296803
ISBN 13
9780091296803
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Richmond South, VIC, Australia: Hutchinson Group (Australia) Pty Ltd, 1977. Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1126gms, 688pgs, blank endpapers. The epic drama of one man's search for his origins. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Thus. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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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Details

Bookseller
Reading Habit AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
GENFIC20511
Title
Roots
Author
Haley, Alex
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0091296803
ISBN 13
9780091296803
Publisher
Hutchinson Group (Australia) Pty Ltd
Place of Publication
Richmond South, VIC, Australia
Date published
1977
Keywords
GENERAL FICTION, ROOTS, HISTORICAL AMERICAN AFRICAN
Bookseller catalogs
General Fiction;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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