COVID-19 Update

August 9, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.

Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

No image available

Roots

No cover image available

Roots

by Haley, Alex

  • Used
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good Condition/Very Good
ISBN 10
0091296803
ISBN 13
9780091296803
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
melbourne, Victoria
Item Price:
$11.10
$13.30 shipping to USA
Standard Delivery: 5 to 18 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Hutchinson of Australia, Sydney, 1977. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. X, 688, [6] pages, in original hardcover binding. a nice clean copy which apart from the remainder stripe has no damage. The novelisation of the author's own family history. From the taking of a 16-year-old slave in 1767, Kunta Kinte, through six generations to the present day. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Marking pen stripe on bottom edge.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Historical ; Slavery ; ISBN: 0091296803. ISBN/EAN: 9780091296803. Inventory No: 0256314. . 9780091296803 THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING.

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.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!
On Oct 12 2010, fluffygcataolcom said:
Great book

Details

Bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
0256314
Title
Roots
Author
Haley, Alex
Format/binding
Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Edition Unstated
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0091296803
ISBN 13
9780091296803
Publisher
Hutchinson of Australia
Place of Publication
Sydney
Date published
1977
Keywords
BZDB2 Novel, America, Slavery, Generations Fiction; Fiction -- Historical ; Slavery ; Roots
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction -- Historical;

Terms of Sale

Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

transaction in Australian $'s for checks and money orders.If the book is not as described, return within 14 days, for a refund of the cost of the book.

We are registered for GST and goods sold to an Australian delivery address will include GST. Our ABN 15 100 960 047

About the Seller

Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2005
melbourne, Victoria
Ask Seller a Question

About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

remainder
Book(s) which are sold at a very deep discount to alleviate publisher overstock. Often, though not always, they have a remainder...[more]

This Book’s Categories

tracking-