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The Resource In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past, Henry Louis Gates, Jr

In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past, Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Label
In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past
Title
In search of our roots
Title remainder
how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past
Statement of responsibility
Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gates, Henry Louis
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Genetic genealogy
  • United States
Label
In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Family matters -- Prefatory notes on the African slave trade -- Maya Angelou -- Quincy Jones -- Morgan Freeman -- Tina Turner -- Peter J. Gomes -- Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot -- Tom Joyner -- Benjamin Carson -- Oprah Winfrey -- Whoopi Goldberg -- Mae Jemison -- T.D. Jakes -- Linda Johnson Rice -- Kathleen Henderson -- Jackie Joyner-Kersee -- Don Cheadle -- Chris Rock -- Bliss Broyard -- Chris Tucker -- How to trace your own roots -- Note on DNA testing methods
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 438 p.
Isbn
9780307382405
Lccn
2008011860
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn214934461
  • (OCoLC)214934461
Label
In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Family matters -- Prefatory notes on the African slave trade -- Maya Angelou -- Quincy Jones -- Morgan Freeman -- Tina Turner -- Peter J. Gomes -- Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot -- Tom Joyner -- Benjamin Carson -- Oprah Winfrey -- Whoopi Goldberg -- Mae Jemison -- T.D. Jakes -- Linda Johnson Rice -- Kathleen Henderson -- Jackie Joyner-Kersee -- Don Cheadle -- Chris Rock -- Bliss Broyard -- Chris Tucker -- How to trace your own roots -- Note on DNA testing methods
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 438 p.
Isbn
9780307382405
Lccn
2008011860
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn214934461
  • (OCoLC)214934461

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