This "bold . . . extraordinary . . . blockbuster . . ". (Newsweek) begins with a birth in 1750, in an African village; it ends seven generations later at the Arkansas funeral of a black professor whose children are a teacher, a Navy architect, an assistant director of the U.S. Information Agency, and an author. The author is Alex Haley.
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Review: Roots: The Saga of an American FamilyUser Review - Goodreads
Unsure what to expect, I really enjoyed this epic family saga. Starting with the birth of a boy in Africa, we watch him grow, and we learn the ways of Kunta Kinte and his village life. He is then ... Read full review